Armed resident shoots alleged intruder in Merced

At 10:07 pm tonight, Merced Police responded to a possible shooting at the 600 block of West Yosemite Ave (Yosemite and M St across from Merced College). A caller reported someone broke into their home and they then shot the intruder. Medical units arrived on scene and CPR was in progress. Other details of the condition of the alleged intruder are unknown at this time. The Crime Scene Investigation team has been requested to the scene. We expect to have further information about this incident tomorrow.

Update 10:40 pm The person who was shot is a male estimated to be between 35-40 years old. He was transported to Mercy Hospital with CPR still in progress

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