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Robbers seeking TVs enter two Allentown homes

Published On: Jan 24 2014 04:04:00 PM EST

TV-stealing robbers hit two homes in Allentown Thursday night.

Shortly after  9 p.m., a robbery occurred in a home in the 600 block of N. Second Street, according to Allentown police.

The robber entered the home, struck a person inside in the face, and left with a TV.


Police had no description of  the suspect available. They said the person in the house did not receive any life-threatening injuries.

 Detectives are still investigating.

At around 11:30 p.m. Thursday  a home in the 300 block of Law Street was robbed.

One person was apprehended near the scene with a TV. That person is still in custody and charges are pending. He will be committed to Lehigh County Prison. Police aren't releasing his name yet.