PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police say a masked burglar is on the loose after hitting a man with a crowbar during a home invasion in Northeast Philadelphia.
It happened around 6:30 Monday evening in the 2300 block of Emerson Street in the city’s Rhawnhurst neighborhood.READ MORE: Family Of Missing Bucks County Woman Casey Johnston Hires Private Investigator
Police say the 49-year-old man who owned the home went to his bedroom and found a masked burglar.
Authorities say there was a violent struggle and the suspect hit the victim with a crowbar.READ MORE: 'It's Never Going To End': Loved Ones Of David Padro Jr. Voice Gun Violence Frustrations At 22-Year-Old's Vigil
Police say the suspect got away with jewelry. The victim was taken to the hospital with head and neck injuries.
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