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PHOENIX -- Two suspects are on the loose after getting into a fight with Phoenix homeowner that ended in gunfire.

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2 suspects on the loose after break-in, fight with homeowner - Two suspects are on the loose after getting into a fight with Phoenix homeowner that ended in gunfire.

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It happened early Thursday morning near Thunderbird and Cave Creek roads.

According to police, a man was asleep when he thought he heard somebody breaking in to his home.

That man got up and confronted two suspects. A gun went off during the struggle. The bullet hit the man in the leg. He was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover.

Officers are looking for two white men in their 30s. They reportedly left the scene in a white Ford pickup truck.