Gabor's husband says he chased off burglars

In this photo provided by John Blanchette, Zsa Zsa Gabor, a sex symbol of the 1950s and 1960s, is seen in her Bel Air mansion in Los Angeles with her husband, Frederic Prinz von Anhalt, while celebrating her 94th birthday Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011. (AP Photo/John Blanchette)

February 27, 2011 12:50:15 PM PST
Zsa Zsa Gabor's husband says he chased two intruders with a baseball bat after catching them burglarizing the couple's Bel Air mansion in the middle of the night.

Prince Frederic von Anhalt says he was awakened at 3 a.m. Sunday and discovered two men in his living room. He says they took off on foot and he pursued them down the block.

The 67-year-old Von Anhalt says he fell while chasing them and injured his hip.

He says windows and a door at his home were damaged, and paintings, statues, computers and camera equipment are missing.

The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed it is investigating a burglary after dispatchers received a call from Gabor's home Sunday morning.

Gabor, a sex symbol of the 1950s and 1960s, made headlines in recent months after a series of hospitalizations. She had most of her right leg amputated in January because of gangrene.