Gunfight During Home Invasion
A man was shot with his own gun by an intruder who planned to rob him — but the victim was able to get off shots from another gun and left his assailant wounded, according to the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office.
The shootout took place Dec. 5 at a home on Jersey Hill Road. Deputies said a 33-year-old Amsterdam man and a 30-year-old woman went to the home planning to steal items from the resident, whom they knew.
Once inside, the duo attacked the man, deputies said. He was allegedly beaten with a gun, stabbed and then shot with his own gun.
But the victim returned fire with another weapon, leaving the Amsterdam man with his own gunshot wounds. deputies said.
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