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Homeowner confronts, shoots at burglar in NW Vegas

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A homeowner fired a weapon at a man who broke into his northwest Las Vegas home, police said Tuesday.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, the break-in happened around 11:30 p.m. Monday at a home near W. Ann Road and N. Rainbow Boulevard.

Police said a man came home to find a stranger had broken in. The suspect hit the homeowner on the head with an object, investigators said.

The homeowner then fired a handgun at the suspect but did not hit him.

The suspect ran off and police are still searching for him. The homeowner was expected to be okay.

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