Woman shot in Madeira home invasion

MADEIRA, OH (FOX19) - A woman was shot in an armed  home invasion in Madeira overnight, police officials said.

She was taken to a hospital with a gunshot wound to her lower leg and is expected to recover, said Police Chief Dave Schaefer.

Officers responded to her apartment in the 7300 block of Shawnee Run Road about 11 p.m. Wednesday, he said.

A preliminary investigation determined two masked man held the woman, another adult and two children at gunpoint in the apartment, according to the chief.

The woman got into a struggle with one of the suspects, and shots were fired, he said.

The suspect fled and remain at large.

K'9's were called in and tracked their trail to Euclid Road until they lost it, Schaefer said.

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