PD: Woman shoots man who tried to break into apartment in Phoenix

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(Source: 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

A woman shot a man who tried to break into her apartment Saturday afternoon in Phoenix, police said.

The shooting was reported near 7th Avenue and Colter Street, according to the Phoenix Police Department.

Police said the man tried to break into the woman's apartment unit with a rock. The man claimed he had belongings inside the apartment.

Police said the woman shot the man. He was transported to a hospital and is expected to survive.

The woman suffered a gash on her hand and was transported to a hospital, police said.

No additional information was immediately available.

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