Fresno man fights burglar with a knife

FRESNO, Calif.

Officers say the burglar hit the man with a bicycle and a backpack, but the man fought back with a knife. He slashed the burglar several times before the thief ran away.

Police found the crook hiding in the neighborhood. He had several minor cuts and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Police say the homeowner will not face charges because he was defending himself.

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