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PALMER, Alaska - Authorities say a Palmer man was shot after two suspects broke into his home by crawling through a window early Thursday morning.  Alaska State Troopers say the homeowner confronted the two  men with a gun.  Troopers say the homeowner was shot in the arm by one of the intruders. 

A spokeswoman for the Troopers says the homeowner's injuries aren't believed to be life threatening.  Also saying the homeowner shot his own gun but it's unclear if either suspect was injured. Troopers are looking for the suspects who took off shortly after the shooting. 

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