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Man injured during Garner home invasion, robbery

Posted June 3, 2009 6:41 a.m. EDT
Updated June 3, 2009 11:56 a.m. EDT

— Garner police were investigating a home invasion, robbery and assault that happened at 1418 Old Buckhorn Road early Wednesday.

Three people went into the house and stole cash around 2:45 a.m., police said. 

The robbers hit homeowner Christopher Henson, 21, in the head with a shotgun, police said.

Henson was able to provide a limited description of his attackers, saying only that they were men wearing all black with their faces covered.

Garner detectives asked that anyone with information about the crime call 919-772-8810 or Crime Stoppers at 919-226-2746. Tips may remain anonymous, and cash rewards are possible for information that leads to the arrest of the offenders.