MOBILE, Ala. -- A home invasion suspect is in the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Mobile Police Department.
MPD says that at about 9:30 p.m. Friday, police responded to the 1100 block of Lucille Street in reference to one shot multiple times.
Upon arrival, police observed a 19-year-old victim standing in the middle of the street with a minor cut to his neck. Police say another person, a 49-year-old male identified as the home invasion suspect, was lying on the floor inside the residence with multiple gunshot wounds.
The suspect was transported to the hospital with possible life-threatening injuries, police say.
According to investigators, further investigation determined that the suspect forced his way into the victim’s residence, threatened him and swung his knife at the victim.
Once released from the hospital the suspect, who was listed in stable condition, will be transported to Mobile County Metro Jail and charged with burglary first degree and assault second degree, according to police.