HOUSTON -- A man home alone shot an intruder on Wednesday at an apartment in northwest Houston.

Officials say the incident happened on the 9900 block of Bammel North Houston at Saddlewood Apartments.

The renter was in bed in his first floor apartment when he heard someone kick in his door, according to police. The renter grabbed his handgun, went into the living room and confronted the intruder. The suspect was shot in the backside.

Officials said the suspect s injury is non-life threatening.

Charges in this incident are pending.

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