A suspect was critically wounded late Monday during an exchange of gunfire with a homeowner on Denley Drive in south Dallas, police said.
The homeowner was not injured in the shooting.
The name of the suspect has not been released.
The shooting occurred shortly before 11:30 p.m. when the homeowner arrived home.
He told police he had just arrived when he saw the suspect walk out from behind his house.
The suspect brandished a handgun and shot at the homeowner, who was still in his vehicle.
The homeowner pulled out his own handgun and returned fire, striking the suspect, police said.
The resident backed his vehicle out to the street and called 911.
The suspect was taken to Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas where he was listed in critical condition late Monday.
Officers recovered both handguns.