Authorities search for two thieves near Selma

FRESNO, Calif.

The victim heard something outside his home and went to investigate, taking his rifle with him. That's when he ran into two masked men.

The gun went off, but no one was injured. The suspects then beat him up and dragged him back inside the house.

They didn't take anything from inside the home, but they stole the victim's rifle and wallet before running away.

T he victim suffered minor injuries and was taken to the hospital.

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