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Published December 11, 2012, 09:04 PM

Rochester Community in Shock After Accidental Shooting

Rochester police say a grandfather shot and critically wounded his teenage granddaughter after mistaking her for an intruder.

By: Joe Mazan, KSTP TV

Rochester police say a grandfather shot and critically wounded his teenage granddaughter after mistaking her for an intruder.

Authorities say the man and his wife were asleep and awoke to a noise outside about 11pm Monday. The 61-year-old grandfather told police there had been a recent burglary at a nearby recreation center and that was on his mind when he went to investigate the noise. Joe Mazan has more.

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