Suspect shot after breaking and entering into Marion home

Published: Sep. 22, 2017 at 12:30 PM EDT
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The Marion Police Department responded to a shooting at 144 Cemetery Street early Friday morning.

Police say they received a report of a possible breaking and entering at a residence.

When crews arrived at the scene, they said that the resident of the home was still at the scene.

Officials say that early investigations show that shots had been fired and one person was reported injured.

The suspect was later found by police suffering from two gunshot wounds. The individual was then taken into custody and transported to Smyth County Community Hospital.

Police say he is reported to be in serious, but stable condition.

This case is currently under investigation at this time.

This is a developing story. Please check back with WDBJ7 for updates.