Man sought in home invasion
The police are seeking a man who allegedly committed a home invasion against a pair of his elderly neighbors in Roxborough last week.
The incident took place Wednesday, Sept. 13, on the 7400 block of Hill Road, according to police.
One of the residents, a 74-year-old woman, told police she was asleep in her bedroomwhen a man entered the home, tied up her brother — a 75-year-old man — and took her car keys from her bedroomas she slept, police said.
He then took the victim’s vehicle and fled the scene, police said.
The victims identified the suspect as Mark McLaughlin, 21, of the same block.
The male victimwas taken to TempleHospital following the incident, according to police.
Anyonewho knowsMcLaughlin’s whereabouts or who has more information about the incident is asked to contact the Northwest Detective Division at 215-686-3253/3254. To submit a tip, call 215-686-TIPS (8477) or text to PPD TIP (773847).