OAK RIDGE (WATE) — Oak Ridge Police Department is investigating after a man and his dog were injured at a house on Louisiana Avenue.
Dylan Squires, 27, said he heard a knock at his front door, opened the door and saw a man dressed in black clothing with a ski mask approach his porch. Squires told police he closed the door, ran for a weapon and heard gunshots.
Squires said he returned gunfire. Oak Ridge Police Department said he struck in the leg by debris and his dog was hit by a projectile.
The injury to Squires’ leg was minor, according to police. he is expected to make a full recovery.