Woman shot after masked man breaks into home on Detroit’s west side

Victim is in critical condition

A woman was injured in a home invasion on Detroit's west side.

DETROIT – A home invasion on Detroit’s west side ended with shots fired and a woman being rushed to a hospital.

The shooting happened Tuesday morning around 3:50 a.m. on Auburn Street, near Evergreen and Ann Arbor Trail.

Sources told Local 4 that the victim, a 32-year-old woman, was in the kitchen when a masked man forced his way into one of the doors of the home.

Reports say the man pulled out a handgun, fired a single gunshot that struck the woman. According to officials, there were multiple people inside the home when the incident happened.

Local 4 has been told that the victim is in critical condition. Police are investigating.

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