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Laurel man assaulted by intruder

By Associated Press
Published On: Dec 10 2012 08:25:25 AM MST
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LAUREL, Mont. -

A 75-year-old Laurel man was assaulted over the weekend by someone who broke into his house.
    
Police in Laurel say the victim was beaten and burned by a suspect who stole his wallet at about 3 a.m. Saturday.
    
Laurel police interviewed a "person of interest" and collected a DNA sample. Officers say DNA found at the scene was being compared to the sample.
    
No charges were immediately filed.