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Home invader points gun at victim, discharges gun in air, Orlando police say

Home invader known to victim, police say

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ORLANDO, Fla. – An armed man invaded a woman's home Saturday evening, pointed a gun at her and then fired into the air, police said.

Police went to the woman's apartment on the 3200 block of Orange Center Boulevard at 7:42 p.m.

The victim told police the man had entered her apartment and aimed a gun at her. Police said he then discharged the gun into the air.

The suspected intruder was found shortly after the call was received and was placed under arrest as authorities continue their investigation. Police said he is known to the victim.