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7 residents robbed during Bethlehem Twp. home invasion

Published On: Apr 03 2013 09:16:54 AM EDT
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Seven residents of a home in Northampton County were robbed at gunpoint by two masked men Tuesday night, police said.

Two masked men entered a home at 2219 Fifth Street in Bethlehem Twp. around 11:30 p.m., police said.

The robbers took cash and cell phones from the residents, then left without harming anyone.


The men were described as being about 5 feet 9 inches tall with slender builds. Both were wearing red bandanas to cover their faces and both were carrying handguns.

According to police, an initial investigation showed that the robbery was isolated to the residence and there was no immedate threat to any other homes in the neighborhood.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator Anthony Stevens with the Bethlehem Twp. Police Department at 610-814-6426.