Edgecombe County deputies are investigating a Thursday night home invasion near Macclesfield.
According to a press release, deputies responded around 11 p.m. to an alleged home invasion on Rustic Ridge in whiche a resident was assaulted and robbed at gunpoint. The victim told police two suspects barged into her home and demanded money and drugs. They reportedly hit her with the gun and fled with an undisclosed amount of money, a cellphone and an EBT card. The victim was treated and released for her injuries.
One suspect is described as a 5-foot-6 black man, weighing 160 pounds and wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and a black bandana over his face. The second suspect is a 5-foot-8 black man, weighing 220 pounds and wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and a green bandana over his face.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office at 641-7911.