A 28-year old man is recovering after being shot below the knee around 9:30 p.m. Thursday in his home on the 1900 block of Ashwood Drive.
The victim's mother said the man was not seriously hurt.
Although details are still sketchy, the victim told police that he answered the door to his home and was attacked by two male suspects, according to Merced Police Cmdr. Floyd Higdon. The victim's mother said he was released from the hospital shortly thereafter.
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