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Jackson homeowner attacked and robbed

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A northeast Jackson homeowner is recovering after being attacked, robbed and shot at outside his house. 

The man arrived home to change clothes at around 4 pm on Tuesday at his house in the 1500 block of Springridge Drive, off Colonial Circle.

Shortly after getting out of his car, he was approached by an armed man demanding his belongings.

He told us he believes the man parked in a neighbor's driveway just waiting for an opportunity and a victim.

He was hit over the head with a gun.

When he couldn't find his keys the robber asked if he had an alarm. He answered yes, the gunman then tried to force him to kick in his own door. 

The man convinced the robber his keys were inside his car, when the robber looked inside, the homeowner ran for his life. He tells us one shot was fired. 

His house keys and two cell phones were taken.

The homeowner believes the man who robbed him was in an older model, small, white Chevrolet Chevette.  

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