A number of shots fired at homeowner during reported burglary in Beaumont's west end

Beaumont Police say a gunman fired a number of shots at a homeowner in Beaumont's west end during a reported burglary at about 6:15 a.m. Wednesday in the 400 block of Yorktown Lane.

There are no reports of any injuries.

Police say the man was getting ready for work and the garage door was open. When he went to check the garage, he startled two people trying to break into his car.

One of them fired shots toward the homeowner and both ran away. He wasn't hurt but a number of bullets struck his home.

Beaumont Police say they're investigating a number of auto break-ins Wednesday morning in the west end. They're trying to determine if there's a connection.

if you saw something linked to a break-in or attempted break-in, contact Beaumont Police at 880-3865.

Stay with KFDM 6 News and Fox for updates.

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