Police: Man initially believed to be shot was actually burglarizing home

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Here is an update to a story we first reported to be a shooting late last night in Huntsville.

Police confirm a man was not shot, as initially thought.

Officers responded to a home on Eton Road just before 10 p.m. Monday.  They found an injured man who reported he had been shot.

Investigators say he later admitted that wasn’t the case.  Police say he told them he was actually burglarizing the home and cut himself as he was trying to leave.

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