Resident attacked during home invasion in Gravenhurst

Victim sustained minor injuries

Two men are being sought by provincial police after a resident was attacked as he was entering his home in Gravenhurst.

This happened around 4 a.m. on Tuesday morning at a residence on First Street near Violet Street. Police said the suspects forced the resident into his home, assaulted him and eventually fled empty-handed. The vehicle is described as a dark-coloured SUV.

Police said the victim was treated for minor injuries at the scene.

The first suspect is described as being just over 6′ tall with a scruffy face and big ears and dressed in a dark shirt with light coloured jeans.

The second as being approximately 5’4″ with short dark hair, clean shaven wearing jeans and a dark coloured shirt.

Police are asking residents in that area to check any surveillance cameras that they may have for information. Anyone with information is asked to please call Bracebridge OPP at (888) 310-1122 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. You can submit your information online at www.crimestopperssdm.com if you have any information on this crime or any other crime.