Two men broke into a house in Whitpain Township in Montgomery County early Saturday morning, police said. They entered through a rear door and headed to the master bedroom, where the homeowner confronted them. One of the intruders was wearing a ski mask. Both carried handguns.

After a brief struggle, the homeowner shot at the men three times and chased them out of the house.

They escaped.

Police could not say when the shots were fired or what gun was used.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact township detectives at 610-279-9033.