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Temple woman shot in alleged home invasion

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An armed woman confronted two men who allegedly attempted to break into her home, Monday. The incident happened in Temple at about 1:00pm on the 4800 block of Silver Leaf Court.

Wen police arrived at the residence they found the 26 year-old victim hurt. She told officers that two shots were fired after she grabbed the family gun to confront the suspects. The victim suffered one non life-threatening gunshot wound to the lower leg. She was taken by ambulance to a local hospital where she is receiving treatment.

Temple police recovered a gun on the scene and says the weapon appears to be registered to someone at the home.

The name of the victim has not yet been released and no suspects are in custody. The incident remains under investigation by the Temple Police Department's General Investigation Unit.  

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