Woman attacked during home invasion robbery in Perry County


State police are searching for pair of robbers who attacked a woman during a home invasion in Perry County early Monday morning. The victim answered an knock at her door around 2:30 a.m. along the first block of Mauk Drive in Salville Township.

A woman was standing outside and distracted the victim by engaging her in a  conversation . As they were speaking–a man came out from behind the bushes and both suspects forced their way inside the home. One of the suspects held the victim down and assaulted her while the other ransacked the place, troopers said.

The suspects got away with a gun, money and jewelry.

Anyone who has information is asked to contact state police at 717-567-3110.