Police investigating reports of gunshots in neighborhood near Decatur, Rancho

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Police are investigating reports of gunshots in the northwest valley near the intersection of Decatur Boulevard and Rancho Drive.

Officers responded to the scene just after 7 p.m. in the 5000 block of Madre Mesa, and found a man who claimed he was shooting at individuals who were robbing him in his apartment.

Police say it appears to be, the homeowner comes home to his apartment being burglarized and shoots at the burglars.  

The burglar is believed to be a juvenile. He suffered non-life-threatening injuries

The particulars are still being investigated regarding justification.

The investigation is continuing.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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