Police searching for home invasion suspect

Police searching for home invasion suspect

AVON LAKE, OH (WOIO) - Avon Lake police are searching for a man suspected of a home invasion Monday, not far from the Avon Lake High School.

The man broke into a home around 2:40 a.m. Monday in the 100 block of Hermann Drive and got into a brief struggle with the homeowner, then fled.

According to the victim, the man kicked in the door leading from the garage into the house. The homeowner confronted the suspect in the foyer. The homeowner, who says he does not know the burglar, has a one inch cut above his right eye.

The suspect is described as a white male, 6" tall, between 220-230 lbs and clean shaven. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black stocking cap and black gloves.

Anyone with information should contact police at 440-933-2211.

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