Homeowner escapes home invasion robbery

GREEN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A homeowner was able to escape from a home invasion robbery in Green Township.

It happened Thursday night around 8:30 p.m. in the 5300 block of Van Zandt Drive.

Police say the victim was home when an unknown male suspect armed with a silver handgun forced open the front door of the residence.

The victim escaped and called 911.

The suspect fled on foot in an unknown direction. A search by the Green Township K9 unit was met with negative results.

The suspect is described as a black male, last seen wearing a black mask, black hooded sweatshirt and armed with a silver handgun.

No one was injured.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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