19-year-old shot during break-in charged

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HAWKINS, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas home invader is now charged with three counts of burglary.

David McWhorter, 19, was shot in the shoulder last week by a homeowner during a break-in in Hawkins. Police say he also broken into the Southside Bank inside the Hawkins Brookshires.

Tuesday afternoon, police say they were about to execute an arrest warrant on McWhorter at the hospital Friday, but he had already been released. McWhorter turned himself in Monday, and is out on bail.

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