OROVILLE (CBS13) — A woman shot a home invader and struck another man early Wednesday morning in Oroville.
Deputies said they received multiple 911 calls from a home on Arbol Avenue and arrived to find a deceased male inside. Another man, one of the homeowners was suffering a gunshot wound and was taken to a local hospital.READ MORE: Man Was Attacked By Bear Inside Meyers Cabin Before He Shot It
Investigators determined the dead man was the suspect of a failed home invasion robbery. He has been identified as 33-year-old Cody Faunce of Oroville.READ MORE: Fans Flock To Golden 1 Arena For California Classic Summer League Games
Detectives said the suspect was armed with a handgun and tried to enter the back of the home when he was met by the male homeowner. As the two struggled, the female homeowner retrieved a firearm and fired several shots toward the suspect, striking both the suspect and the male homeowner.
The woman was not injured in the incident.MORE NEWS: Citrus Heights Woman Captured on Surveillance Video Before Arson Arrest
No arrests have been made in the incident and there are no outstanding suspects involved.