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Woman robbed in Rocky Mount home

Posted June 16, 2010 12:55 p.m. EDT
Updated June 16, 2010 1:14 p.m. EDT

— A Rocky Mount woman was robbed in her home Tuesday night by two men, including one who was armed and masked, police said.

Police said one man knocked on the door of house at 769 Haggerty Trail shortly before 11 p.m. and asked to speak to a male resident of the house.

When the victim said the male resident wasn't home, the first man and a second masked man burst into the home, police said. They displayed a gun and demanded money, then fled out of the back door.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers by calling 252-977-1111 or email crimestoppers@rockymountnc.gov. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in certain felony cases, and callers never have to identify themselves.