BELMONT, NC — Just before 9am, police say two armed masked men broke into a home on North Street while the victim was asleep.
Hear the 911 call below:
According to reports, the suspects kicked in the door and pointed guns at the victim while demanding money.
Police say a struggle ensued when the victim grabbed one of the suspect’s guns, and then the other suspect fired a shot into the floor. Officials say the suspects took off after the shot, and got in a small blue vehicle.
No one was injured and no property was taken during the incident. Police have not released a description of the suspects.
Investigators do not believe this was a random act of violence. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Matt Stroupe at 704-829-4032.