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Man shot in leg during domestic incident in Pembroke

PEMBROKE – A woman shot a man in the leg when he forced his way into her home Thursday afternoon, according to the Genesee County Sheriff’s Office.

The woman was at home at about 3 p.m. when the man, with whom she had had a previous relationship, forced his way into her home in Pembroke. She allegedly fired shots at the man, who fled the area in a vehicle.

Sheriff’s deputies responded to the woman’s home and an investigation began.

Authorities learned that the man was at a residence in the Village of Akron, where Genesee County deputies and Akron police tracked him down at about 11:25 a.m. Friday.

They found the man had a gunshot wound to his leg. Emergency personnel were called and the man was transported to a hospital for medical treatment.

The names of the man and woman were not released. The investigation is continuing.