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Duham police investigate alleged home invasion

Posted May 18, 2009 5:38 p.m. EDT

— Durham police are asking for help in investigating a home invasion that took place Sunday on William Vickers Avenue.

The victim told police a black man, wearing a light blue T-shirt, blue jeans and a baseball cap, kicked in his door, pointed a gun at him and demanded money and drugs. The suspect took cash and ran from the house.

The witness described the suspect as between 6 feet and 6 feet, 3 inches tall and weighing 175 to 195 pounds with a medium complexion and stubble on his face.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Rogers at 919-560-4935, ext. 29416 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.