Tallahassee Police: Arrest made following home invasion, shooting on Vista Rise
February 21, 2020
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- The Tallahassee Police Department has arrested a suspect following a home invasion robbery and a shooting in the 2600 block of Vista Rise.
TPD says the victim and his girlfriend were in their home when the suspect knocked on the door and, after engaging in a brief conversation, forced his way in.
Authorities say a physical fight ensued and the suspect pulled out a gun.
Officials say during the struggle, several gunshots went off and both the suspect and the victim sustained non-life threatening gunshot wounds.
TPD says the suspect fled the scene shortly after.
According to officials, the suspect arrived at a hospital a short time later to seek medical attention, where he was detained.
TPD says the investigation is ongoing.
Authorities say the name of the suspect and charges will be relesed later.