Hazelwood, MO (KSDK - A man whose home was broken into Tuesday night is recovering from a bullet wound to the leg after the intruders shot the victim.
Hazelwood Police responded to a call for shots fired at the Chez Paree complex in the 7700 block of Shalmette around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday evening and found the resident of the burglarized home at the location.
The victim, who police say is in his mid thirties, had suffered a bullet wound to the leg and was transported to an area hospital for treatment.
The two burglars who were involved fled the scene by the time police arrived, and they both remain at large. A description of the intruders is being composed at this time.