The Miller County Sheriff’s Office have been investigating an incident at 116 Old Bagnell Road in which one person was shot.
The department says when deputies arrived on scene they found one person with non-life threatening wounds.
Investigation revealed the gunshot victim had allegedly went to a residence and entered unlawfully with a hatchet and made threats to the home owner.
After a physical confrontation, the homeowner shot the intruder.
Officials have referred the case the prosecutor who stated the shooting was justified, and is reviewing possible charges against the intruder.