Graham man shot, injured during alleged attempted home break-in

GRAHAM, N.C. (WTVD) -- Alamance County Sheriff's Office says a man is recovering after being shot during an alleged home break-in on Friday afternoon.

Officials said Tristan Chavez, 22, went to a home on the 3200 block of S. NC 87 Highway and began beating and kicking the door, demanding to come inside.

Tristan Chavez, 22, of Graham

Courtesy of the Alamance County Sheriff's Office

The homeowner then confronted Chavez and a brief fight broke out. Deputies say the resident was hit with concrete steps before Chavez was shot.

After receiving a call about a shooting, deputies found Chavez with a gunshot wound.

Chavez has since been charged and remains in the hospital.
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