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Deputies: Greenville Co. homeowner shot during attempted break-in

Deputies investigate shooting scene on McDade Street (Apr. 21, 2017/FOX Carolina) Deputies investigate shooting scene on McDade Street (Apr. 21, 2017/FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Greenville County deputies say a man was shot early Friday morning after seeing two men trying to break into a pickup truck.

Deputies were called to McDade Street shortly after 1 a.m.

A deputy on scene said two suspects were trying to break into the truck and when the homeowner came outside to check things out, he was shot. The suspects ran off and are still on the loose, according to investigators.

At least two bullet shell markers were seen outside the home.

PHOTOS: Deputies investigate Greenville Co. shooting

Emergency dispatchers said the victim was a 23-year-old man. Deputies said he has undergone surgery and is expected to recover.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 23-CRIME.

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