DOVER, Delaware — Delaware State Police say a 19-year-old man was assaulted when several men forced their way into his home and stole electronics.
It happened about 11 p.m. Monday in Lakeshore Village north of Dover. Troopers say the man had just entered the garage of his home when four or five men came in through the open door. Police say the men assaulted the resident and demanded drugs and money.
Officers say the intruders forced the man and his 14-year-old sister, who had been sleeping, into the basement of the home. Police say the men stole computers, flat screen televisions, and cellphones before running away.
The male resident was slightly injured but declined medical treatment.