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Glasscock County Man Attacked in His Own Home

GLASSCOCK COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

A 68-year-old man is recovering at a Midland hospital after being beaten in his home with a .22 rifle.

It happened Monday afternoon around 5:30 p.m. at a home in Glasscock County along Highway 137, near the Midland County line.

Authorities say the victim walked in on a man burglarizing his home. The victim has serious head and facial injuries but is expected to survive.

He was found by workers Tuesday morning just before 9 a.m.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Glasscock County Sheriff’s Office at 432-354-2361.

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