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Man Shot During Home Invasion In Delaware

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TOWNSEND, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police say a man was shot in the torso in a home invasion in Townsend. 

It happened about 4 a.m. Wednesday on Summit Bridge Road. Troopers say two men, each armed with a handgun, broke through the door of a home. One kept three people, including a 12-year-old girl, in a room until he received cash.

Police say the second suspect went into another room and confronted a 21-year-old man. Officers say the man and the robber struggled and the man was shot. Both suspects then fled.

Authorities say the man was taken to a hospital with an injury that does not appear to be life-threatening.

 

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