Bartlesville Police are currently investigating a possible residential burglary attempt which was reported at 12:23 a.m. Monday June 23rd.
A home owner in the 900 block of Sandstone reported their dog started barking at something. When the homeowner went to investigate they heard window blinds moving in the back of the residence.
The home owner reportedly retrieved a handgun for self defense then observed a shadow running through the kitchen of the home. The home owner fired three shots towards the back door of the home.
When officers arrived, they did observe the back door to the residence was open, but could not locate anyone in the area.
Officers did see the three bullets struck inside the home, but no evidence of anyone shot or injured. The homeowner was not able to provide a description.