Victim shoots man after breaking into his apartment

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis police are investigating a man being shot after breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s apartment.

Police say it happened around 2:30a.m., Saturday morning while a couple was sleeping when they heard glass breaking and someone entering their apartment at West Village Grove Place.

The victims told police they both ran into the closet to hide. When the suspect found them, the male victim shot the suspect.

The suspect was transported to Regional Medical Center in critical condition.

Investigators say the suspect was the female victim’s ex-boyfriend.

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