IBERIA PARISH, LA (NBC33) — An intruder called 911 after he was shot during a break in attempt, in Iberia Parish.
Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal said Charles Prince attempted to break into a balcony bedroom at a home in the 5500 block of East Admiral Doyle Drive, on March 23.
Prince woke the victim, who grabbed a hand gun and fired 2 shots at Prince, hitting him once in the arm.
The victim called the Sheriff’s Office around 8:39 p.m. and explained that he had shot at an intruder.
Shortly afterward, the Sheriff received a 911 call from Prince who said he had been shot near the victim’s home.
Ackal said Prince was transported to the Iberia Medical Center, and will be charged with Unauthorized Entry of an Inhabited Dwelling.