A Macon woman catches a burglar in the act and shoots the intruder, sending him to the hospital.
The woman walked in her home on Bayne Street Sunday evening and found 17 year-old Michael Ballard stealing her things. She shot Ballard several times and then called police.
The suspect was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at the Medical Center.
Ballard is charged with burglary and being held at the Bibb County LEC.