(KMOV.com) – Police said they are searching for three suspects who broke into a Hazelwood home and injured the homeowner.
Authorities said the incident happened in the 500 block of Saratoga around 6:45 p.m. Thursday. According to police, three suspects wearing masked knocked on the home’s front door, the homeowner answered, and the suspects then forced their way in.
Police believe the culprits took an assault rifle and hit the homeowner in the head with a handgun before fleeing.
The victim was taken to a hospital with lacerations to his head and is listed in serious but stable condition.