4 arrested after home invasion robbery, 1 still on the run

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Four people have been arrested after a home invasion robbery in Middletown.

It happened around 4:45 a.m. in the 1700 block of Lawn Street.

The resident told police that two or three black males entered his residence wearing ski masks and that two of the men had guns. The victim said they ran southbound in the alley near Lawn in a light blue vehicle.

The responding officer broadcast the vehicle description to other responding officers. An officer located a light blue vehicle on Rufus Street near Oxford State Road driving with no headlights on. He initiated contact with the occupants of the vehicle and was able to detain four of the five suspects.

The other suspect ran away carrying a bag. A K-9 unit responded to find him, but he remains at large.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information should call Det. Winters at 513-425-7786.

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