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Rochester police looking for suspects in home invasion

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ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Police are on the lookout for two men who charged into a Rochester home and held up a family at gunpoint.

Police say the incident happened at about 10 p.m. Sunday on the 200 block of 13 1/2 Avenue Southeast.

Police tell us a 22-year-old man, his girlfriend and a 6-year-old child were home at the time. As a visitor came inside, he was followed by two men armed with handguns. They held the family at gunpoint, punched the male homeowner in the face and demanded money.

Police say after getting about 200 dollars, the men took off. They're described as black males, both wearing gloves and face masks. Police say one of them has lighter skin and freckles.

According to witnesses, they fled north on 200 block of 13 1/2 Avenue Southeast in a beige Impala.

if you have any information on who they might be, you're asked to call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

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