Masked men invade and ransack Dover, Del. home

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(Metro File Photo)

Two armed men in ski masks invaded a Dover, Del. home around 7 p.m. on Dec. 20 and assaulted the home owners, state police said.

Delaware State Police said the men broke into the home, at the Lakeland Mobile Home Park on the first block of Michigan Avenue, through an unsecured door and flashed handguns.

The men proceeded to beat the occupants – a 43-year-old male and 16-year-old male – and then ransacked the home and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash. The two men were treated at a local hospital for minor injuries.

Both suspects were dressed in all black and carried an unknown type of handgun.

State police ask that anyone with any information contact the Criminal Investigation Unit at Troop 3 at 302-741-2814 or the Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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