SUSPECT SHOT: Robbery Victim Stabbed, Shoots Suspect

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A homeowner and an accused robber are in the hospital after a home invasion Sunday morning.

The Webster County Sheriff's Office said at about 6 a.m. Sunday, the suspect entered the residence near Coalville and began to rob it.

The homeowner received several knife wounds during a struggle with the suspect. During the altercation, the homeowner fired three shots into the robber's torso. The suspect fled the area in a vehicle and crashed in to a ditch.

Paramedics took the homeowner and the suspect to the hospital.

Their names have not been released but charges are pending.

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