HELENDALE, Calif. (VVNG.com) Cory Bowman, 32, of Helendale, was arrested for attempted murder after he shot a man who entered his home, officials said.
According to authorities, Bowman shot the victim twice with a .22 caliber handgun. The shooting took place inside the Bowman’s residence in the 35000 block of Indian Trail in Helendale on September 6th.
“The victim left the location prior to the arrival of deputies, but later arrived at Victor Valley Global Hospital in Victorville and was flown to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center for treatment of two gunshot wounds,” stated sheriff’s officials in a news release.
“The investigation revealed the shooting victim entered Cory David Bowman’s residence and was shot by Bowman,” stated the release.
Details of the incident remain scarce and officials have not confirmed if the victim and suspect knew each other.
According to pubic arrest’s records, Bowman was arrested and charged with attempted murder and assault with a firearm on a person. His current bail is held at $1,000,000. Additionally, he has a $30,000 bail for burglary out of Los Angeles County.
The victim remains in stable condition and his injuries are non-life threatening, officials said.”
Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact Detective Marion Browne at the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station, (760) 552-6801. Persons wishing to remain anonymous can report information to WeTip by calling 1-800-78-CRIME, or by accessing the website at www.wetip.com.