Mar 25, 2013 5:50 AM
A Lexington man fired a shot at a masked man trying to break into his home Sunday night.
Police say three adults and three sleeping kids were inside a home along Boysenberry Street in the Suburban Trailer Court around 10:30 p.m. when somebody started beating on the door. They all went into a back room and one resident came out with a gun. He says he spotted a masked man armed with a gun trying to get in. Police say the resident fired a shot at the burglar and ran back to the room.
When police arrived, they found no sign of the suspect.
Nobody was hurt.
Police say the suspect was around 5-foot-7 and was wearing a blue or grey flannel shirt.