Dateline Sound Bend, Indiana...These criminals are idiots.

South Bend Police Department

Home invasion with shots fired, on "Illinois Street" in South Bend, Indiana.

According to ABC57 the criminals and the victims exchanged gunfire. One of the bad guys was hit, and while trying to get away from the scene he dropped his wallet with ID.

Mr. Patterson has been charged with attempted armed robbery. Irish eyes were NOT smiling.