Swansea residents report people 'jiggling' door handles overnigh - KMOV.com

Swansea residents report people 'jiggling' door handles overnight

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SWANSEA, Ill. (KMOV.com) – Police in Swansea are investigating after a woman reportedly opened her door to find two men with a handgun and other residents reported someone “trying” their door handles overnight.

Between 9 p.m. and midnight Wednesday, police received three suspicious calls throughout the area of residents complaining two people were “jiggling” or “trying” door handles.

Around 11:55 p.m., officers were called to a home on Derbyshire Drive after a woman reported answering a knock at her door to find two men with a handgun standing outside. After finding the men, the woman slammed the door and contacted authorities.

At this time, authorities do not believe the two incidents are related.  

No other details have been released.

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