COLUMBUS, GA (WXTX) – Police have released the name of the man who was shot during an attempted home break-in.
Melvin Jones, 47, a homeless man allegedly broke out the glass window to Eddie Waiters' new house.
It happened on Woodlawn Drive around 3 AM Tuesday morning.
Waiters grabbed his weapon and fired a shot from inside his home.
The bullet hit Jones in the groin.
Police say Waiters will not be charged.