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Deputies: Search on for burglar who fled from gun-wielding victim

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SENECA, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Oconee County deputies said they were searching for a man who tried to break into a Seneca home but ran away when the homeowner shot at him.

Deputies said the Woody Way homeowner returned to his house just before 9 a.m. and discovered the man trying to break into his home.

The man then fired several shots at the intruder, but he took off running, according to deputies.

Deputies said the homeowner was not sure if the suspect had been shot.

Officers were still out searching for the man about 11 a.m. in the area of Dyar Road.

Deputies have not released any other information.

Anyone with information should call the Oconee County Sheriff's Office or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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