This came too late to get in the paper this morning:
HILLSBOROUGH — A man was shot by a homeowner Friday night during a burglary to a home on Faucette Mill Road.
Christopher Jerome Williams, 19, of 626 Wildaro Court in Hillsborough was shot in the chest at 11:30 p.m. He was transported to UNC Hospitals, where he underwent surgery. He is expected to survive.
Hillsborough police have charged Williams and Audricus Southerland, 18, of 316 Lakeshore Drive in Hillsborough with first-degree burglary. They were found within a few minutes of the initial call at a relative’s residence, less than a mile away from the burglarized home. The burglary and shooting were reported by the homeowner at 11:34 p.m.
Police are seeking two others involved in the incident and expect to file additional charges soon. No charges have been filed against the homeowner involved in the shooting.
The homeowner reported the following to Hillsborough police: On Friday night, the homeowner heard the door to his residence being forced open. He retrieved his weapon and found three people standing in his living room. He fired one shot from a pistol and struck Williams. After the shooting, he saw four men running from his residence.
Southerland is in Orange County Jail under $100,000 bond. Williams remains at UNC Hospitals.