One homeowner shot in Vero Lake Estates during an auto burglary

Car thieves captured on video surveillance in Vero Lake Estates.
Car thieves captured on video surveillance in Vero Lake Estates.

Car thieves tried to steal several vehicles last night in Vero Lake Estates, most captured on home video surveillance.

One homeowner was shot after confronting the thieves. There’s no information released at this time on their condition.

The victim’s neighbor says the homeowner was shot in the hand and arm, but appears to be in stable condition.

The incident occurred at approximately 5:00 a.m. Sunday.

Car thieves captured of video surveillance.
Car thieves captured of video surveillance.

We are still receiving details and will release an update soon.

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Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland. When he was age 9, his parents moved to Jupiter, Florida. Andy spent several years at various radio & television stations in Florida such as WLIZ, WFLX-FOX 29, WIRK, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and WJNO to name a few. In 1994, Andy made a career change to computer programming and worked for several technology companies (two are Fortune 500) in Atlanta, Georgia. However, Andy returned to Florida and settled in the small town of Sebastian in 2002. In 2005, he returned to the broadcasting news sector and eventually joined our news team in 2016 as editor in chief. Andy's family has lived in Sebastian for more than 45 years.