Glendale homeowner shoots possible burglar armed with knife, police say

The shooting happened near 47th and Northern avenues.
The shooting happened near 47th and Northern avenues.(Arizona's Family)
Published: May. 11, 2023 at 5:28 PM MST|Updated: May. 11, 2023 at 8:20 PM MST
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GLENDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- An alleged burglary took a turn after a shooting left a man hospitalized on Thursday afternoon. Police say a suspect armed with a knife threatened a homeowner at a home near 47th and Northern avenues. The homeowner then shot the would-be thief, investigators said.

The suspect was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police say once he’s released, he could be facing aggravated assault and burglary charges. He hasn’t been identified. The investigation is ongoing.