Rogers police are investigating an incident on East Pinion Street early Monday (April 7) in which a resident shot at the ground to scare off a burglar, according to a police department news release.
The police department responded to a report about a burglary in progress with shots being fired at about 1:15 a.m. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the homeowner Roberto Ramirez, 61, according to the news release.
Ramirez reported that someone had attempted to break into his home and that he fired several shots toward the ground to scare the person away. The suspect fled before officers arrived, the release states.