Yakima County Homeowner Shoots Suspect During Alleged Burglary

A teenager from Toppenish is recovering at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after being shot yesterday morning during an alleged burglary.

Yakima County Sheriff's Deputies say the teenager was burglarizing a home on McKinley Road around 9:30AM, when family members at the home woke up.

Officers say when the suspect tried to run away, he assaulted some of the family members, and the homeowner shot him once in the torso.

The teenager was last listed in serious condition.

Sheriff's deputies are still investigating the incident.