Home invasion suspects assault man in his yard

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Two men forced their way into a Suffolk home and seriously injured a man who lived there.

Investigators determined the suspects entered the home in the 8800 block of Gates Road around 11 p.m. on August 21, pulled out a gun and forced a man inside to go outside. Once in the yard, the suspects assaulted him, then they took off in a vehicle.

The victim was initially transported to Southampton Memorial Hospital by ambulance, but was then airlifted to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital to be treated for his injuries. According to Suffolk Police, the victim is expected to recover.

The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information that could assist police with this case, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. You can remain anonymous.


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