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Burglary Suspect Arrested After Being Shot by Homeowner

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DOVER, Del.-  Dover Police arrested a burglary suspect after he was shot by the homeowner on Saturday morning. 

It happened at a home in the 900 Block of Janeka Lane around 2:45 a.m. Police say the homeowner heard loud banging on the door, so the man grabbed a handgun to check on the house.

Police say 24-year-old Caleb Mason then shattered the from window and kicked in the front door of the victim's home.  The victim fired twice, striking Mason in the right hip.  Mason was treated at Kent General Hospital for his injuries and charged with 2nd-degree burglary and criminal mischief.

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