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Intruder stabs Sacramento County man with screwdriver

A man was stabbed Monday in his home by an intruder with a screwdriver.

Sacramento County sheriff’s deputies were alerted to the altercation in the 4900 block of I Parkway about 9 a.m. Monday. When they arrived at the home, they found the resident with stab wounds to his upper body.

Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District firefighters took him to a hospital, where he was treated for non life-threatening wounds.

Deputies learned that the intruder entered the man’s home through a rear window. The man heard the noise and confronted the intruder.

A fight began, and the resident was stabbed . The man who broke into the house was described as being in his 20s, wearing a black knit hat and a black jacket.

He fled toward Center Parkway on a BMX bicycle, police were told.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews