Elderly couple assaulted during home invasion robbery

By Candace Chapman

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Elderly couple assaulted during home invasion robbery

April 26, 2013 Updated Apr 26, 2013 at 12:02 PM EDT

Town of Kortright, NY (WBNG Binghamton) New York State Police said two people, ages 80 and 81, were assaulted during a home invasion robbery Thursday morning.

A man wearing a mask forced his way into the home on Stone Fort Road in Kortright. The man struck two people who were sleeping with a long gun before leaving the home with an undetermined amount of cash.

State Police responded to the reported robbery around 2:10 am.
They are seeking information from anyone who may have observed a parked vehicle on State Route 23 or Stone Fort Road during the early morning hours on Thursday, April 25.

Contact State Police at Oneonta by calling 607-432-3211.