Update from the LPPD on 1-11-2018
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Unknown if it is related but a Taco Bell employee said they witnessed someone being held at gunpoint near the sportscore. The suspect had a mechanic’s jacket on. Police are investigating.
They are also called for a suspicious vehicle in the area that is circling the area.
Details are minimal right now, around 7:30 pm tonight several emergency personnel were dispatched to a home invasion in progress in Loves Park. It happened on Long Island.(see map below)
A black male suspect broke into the residence wearing a ski mask, Black pants, Red Hoodie, 5’10, Skinny build and armed with a gun. Last seen southbound
The homeowner punched the suspect, so the suspect might be bleeding
The resident is bleeding, unknown why at this time. (Update: Suspect hit him with the gun)
Numerous officers are en route.
They have requested a police K-9 and a police aircraft to assist with the search.
Still developing. Check back later for updates
UPDATE: They have secured the perimeter. Several K-9 from all over the area assisted. A government aircraft assisted in the search. The suspect forced his way into the residence and then hit the resident with the gun, and the resident punched the suspect. Both were bleeding. Medical assisted the resident. Unknown on the severity of his injuries. The suspect was last seen headed southbound from the scene. Check back later for updates.
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