GATESVILLE — An investigation is underway after Coryell County sheriff’s deputies were called to a home after a resident reported an intruder early Saturday.

The call came about 1:50 a.m. from a home in the 800 block of County Road 176 near Gatesville. Upon arrival, deputies and a trooper with the Texas Department of Public Safety learned the homeowner shot at an unknown subject leaving the residence, according to sheriff’s office news release.

Contact M. Clare Haefner at or (254) 501-7551.

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