COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Two men are behind bars and another is on the run after a home invasion in Colerain Township.
The home invasion occurred Thursday in the 5500 block of Blue Rock Road. Just after 10 p.m., a victim answered a knock at the door and was confronted by three unknown suspects, all wearing masks.
One of the suspects assaulted the victim, causing a minor visible injury to the side of his face. All of the suspects entered the residence and as the victim was held by one suspect, the others took checks, a cell phone, and undetermined amount of U.S. currency. Two of the three suspects displayed semi-automatic pistols during the robbery. All three fled the residence with the property taken.
At about 11:29 p.m., two of the three suspects were stopped on a traffic violation in the 6200 block of Cheviot Road by Colerain Township Police Officers. Officers recovered the victim's cell phone in the vehicle.
Investigation resulted in two of the suspects, Anthony Russo and Kevin Hendley, being charged with one count of Aggravated Robbery and transported to the Hamilton County Justice Center.
The other suspect remains at large. He is described as a male white, 6-feet tall, medium build, black sweatshirt, black pants, black gloves, and was wearing a black ski mask during the offense.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff's Office at 513-825-1500 or Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040. This offense remains under investigation by the Sheriff's Criminal Investigation Section.