Woman forced to ground during home invasion, kids unharmed - WKRN News 2

Woman forced to ground during home invasion, kids unharmed

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Metro police are following several leads after two masked robbers forced a woman to the ground at gunpoint and invaded her Antioch home while her kids were inside late Sunday night.

The incident occurred just after 11:30 p.m. in the 3700 block of Wharton Drive, not far from Bakertown Road and Antioch Pike.

According to Metro police Captain Ken Walburn, as the woman was walking to her house, she was approached by two men wielding guns and wearing ski masks. They forced her to lie on the ground and took her house keys.

They then went inside her home and took several items before fleeing the scene in a gold Chevrolet Impala believed to be a 2001 to 2005 model.

The woman's three young children and 18-year-old son were inside the home at the time of the incident.

No one was injured and police said the suspects did not go near her kids.

Police did not have a suspect description but said they are following several leads.

No further details were immediately released.

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