Man struck with gun in Southwest home invasion

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Police are investigating a home invasion in Southwest Philadelphia early Friday in which a man was pistol-whipped.
Credit: Metro file photo

A 30-year-old man was pistol-whipped during a home invasion-style burglary in Southwest Philadelphia early Friday.

The crime happened on the 6700 block of Trinity Street about 1:30 a.m., 6ABC Action News reports.

The victim told police four men rushed his home when he answered a knock at the door. The men were wearing T-shirts over their faces, and they were armed with a handgun, according to the report.

The victim, who was struck in the face and head several times, reported $1,500 and his keys stolen.



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