MOORESVILLE, N.C. -- Mooresville Police are investigating a Sunday morning shooting where a resident shot a person who was breaking and entering into their home, police say.

Around 8 a.m. on Sunday, the Mooresville Police Department received the call. A resident at an apartment complex in the 110 block of Colonial Ridge Circle shot the suspect, police say, who was breaking and entering.

The suspect was taken the Lake Norman Regional Medical Center and later transferred to CMC Main in Charlotte.

Authorities say the preliminary investigation indicates the case is related to a domestic dispute.

No charges have yet been filed, and the investigation continues.

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