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Two men shot, injured in alleged burglary attempt

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Posted at 5:22 PM, Oct 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-15 18:05:56-04

CINCINNATI — Cincinnati police are investigating after a homeowner reportedly shot two men who tried breaking into his home.

Officers said the shooting happened on Probasco Street just before 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said a caller reported multiple gunshots were fired at a home. According to officers, a short time later, two men arrived at Children's Hospital Medical Center with gunshot wounds.

According to police, the homeowner alleges the two men attempted to break in to his home to rob him, and he shot them. Police said the homeowner was not injured.

Officers are currently interviewing witnesses, and the investigation is ongoing. So far, no one has been charged.