A young man was coming out of a bedroom in his grandmother's house
in Gulfport, Miss., when he encountered two men who had entered the
home. One of the intruders struck the young man on the head. As the
victim fell, he grabbed a gun that was hidden under the bed and
began firing at the two men, who then fled in a gray Oldsmobile. No
one was injured at the house, but at least one victim of the home
invasion had been tied up with duct tape, according to police at the
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