Redstone man, 71, victim of home invasion |

Redstone man, 71, victim of home invasion

A 71-year-old man was tied up in his Fayette County home Thursday night by three people who police said stole a gun, a television and cash.

The suspects — two men and a woman — allegedly kicked open the front door of the man’s Redstone Township residence around 11:30 p.m. Thursday and tied the victim’s hands, according to police. The man was placed face down on a couch while the suspects allegedly stole a Smith & Wesson .38 caliber revolver, a 50-inch Emerson television and $500 from the Republic Street home. The gun and television are valued at approximately $650, police said.

The victim was able to free his hands after the incident and walked to a neighbor’s home to contact police.

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