Friday, February 10, 2017
TX: Car Thief Suspect Attempts to Enter Home, is Shot in Ankle
Reynolds arrived at Dewey and Texas Boulevard and made contact with the homeowner who stated he opened his door just as Scates was trying to get into his home.
According to Reynolds' police report, the victim had a firearm in his hand and shot at Scates. The victim explained to the officer how he feared for the safety of his wife and two children inside the home.
Officers located Scates who had been shot in the right ankle.
As Scates fled the victim's property he threw an unknown object at the victim causing the victim to shot towards Scates once more.