RAWLS SPRINGS, Miss. -- Police in Rawls Springs said a man who attempted to rob a woman in a home ended up shooting himself in the leg and now faces amputation.
Sheriff Billy McGee said the unidentified man, broke into a woman's home Thursday afternoon.
McGee said, the man was planning to rob the woman, but he was attacked by her dog.
When he tried to escape the attack, he shot himself in the leg, McGee said.
Officials said the man is being treated at Forrest General Hospital and will have to have his leg amputated.
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