DEPUTIES: Burglar shot after attacking woman with hammer
NASH COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Deputies say a burglar was shot last night after he attacked a woman with a construction hammer.
Jose Arizpe is still at Wake Med after being shot several times by a man in the home.
Nash County deputies say they got a call around 11:00 p.m. for a burglary at a home on Old Middlesex Road outside of Bailey.
Arizpe is accused of breaking into the home and assaulting a woman inside. A man inside the home, who deputies say has a concealed carry permit, shot Arizpe.
Arizpe has warrants charging him with first-degree burglary and assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury when he is released from the hospital.
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