Suspected Burglar Shot in Confrontation With Homeowner in Hesperia

A suspected intruder was shot during a confrontation with a homeowner Monday in Hesperia.

Police responded to a report of a burglary at a residence on Kern Avenue. There, they found 18-year-old Hesperia resident, Andres Sanchez, wounded from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to Lona Linda Medical Center in critical condition.

The homeowner involved in the confrontation suffered minor injuries and was treated immediately at the scene.

Authorities said the Sanchez approached the house while the residents were sleeping.

Police are investigating why Sanchez targeted the house.

NBC4's Karla Rendon contributed to this report.

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