A resident of the Garet district found himself facing two individuals in his garden who were robbing his house.
The two suspects then fled, but the owner of the premises managed to catch up with one. A fight then broke out. The two men exchanged several punches and the victim was injured in the hand due to a screwdriver blow from the burglar.
An investigation was opened by the Villefranche-sur-Saône police brigade is underway.