Media Release - Home Invasion / Robbery

Incident Type: Home Invasion / Robbery

Date and Time of Incident: August 27, 2011 at 01:05PM  

Victim Gender / City / Age Only: 80 y/o Male from Galloway  

Accused name only when charged and arrested / City / Age: UNK 

Incident Location by hundred block, no exact address: 800 Block of Clarks Landing Rd.

Arresting / Investigating Officer Ptl. R. Gorneau and Ptl. K. Baerman / Det. C. McGinty 

Misc. / Other Related Information:         

On August 27 2011 at 1:05pm, Galloway Police responded to a reported Home Invasion in the 800 block of Clark ís Landing Rd. Officers Ronald Gorneau and Kerry Baerman responded. An 80 year old Galloway resident reported being robbed 20 minutes prior. The male was approached from behind by two black males about 6í0Ē tall while he was in his garage. One of the males put the victimís hood from his rain coat over the victimís head and held his arms. One of the males asked him where his money was. He was forced into his home and thrown face down onto his bed. The males then tied the victimís hands behind his back while held down by one of the males. The males demanded to know where valuables were and threatened the maleís life. The males took cash and change that was located in coffee cans and fled the scene via unknown means. Numerous additional officers and a police K9 responded to check the area for the suspects with no suspects located. The male did not require medical attention.


Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Christopher McGinty at 652-3705 Ext 325.


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