Elderly couple robbed during home invasion

By: NewsCenter16 Staff Email
By: NewsCenter16 Staff Email

St. Joseph County, Ind. Police are searching for a man who broke into an elderly couple's home on Friday night.

The incident took place in the 54100 block of Ivy Rd. in Clay Township just before 8:30 p.m.

Police say one man broke into the home, pointed a weapon at the couple and asked for money and valuables. He got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

He is believed to have gotten away on a bike, and police have set up a perimeter with K-9 units as they continue to search for him.

He is described as a thin, white male about six feet tall. He was wearing all dark clothes, and his face was covered.

Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact the St. Joseph County Police Department at 235-9611.

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