A woman shot someone who broke into her home Wednesday in Gresham on the South Side, police said.
The 31-year-old was in a residence about 6:21 p.m. in the 8300 block of South Kerfoot Avenue when a male forced his way inside, Chicago police said.
The woman pulled out a gun and opened fire, striking the suspect in the foot, police said. He was taken to Holy Cross Hospital in good condition.
Police said the woman has a valid concealed-carry license.
Area South detectives are investigating.