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St. Louis burglar shot in face by homeowner

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Police say an intruder who tried to break into a north St. Louis home is in critical but stable condition after he was shot in the face by the homeowner.

KTVI-TV ( ) reports that the shooting occurred about 1:40 a.m. Thursday. Paramedics arrived to find the unidentified suspect in the homeowner's yard. He had been shot once.

The homeowner and other residents were not injured. The shooting remains under investigation.

Information from: KTVI-TV,

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