Bound home invasion victim frees hand to call 911 - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Bound home invasion victim frees hand to call 911

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SPOKANE, Wash. - Around 6:15 p.m. Wednesday  authorities responded to the scene of a home invasion on Sunny Creek Circle.  The senior citizen homeowner was tied up with duct tape by a man holding a gun and wearing a ski mask.  The suspect rummaged around the victim's home for about 20 minutes before leaving.  The homeowner managed to get one hand free and call 911 for help.

When Spokane Police arrived they deployed a K-9 unit in the search and sealed off the entire area, but found nothing.  Detectives checked for fingerprints and tried to determine what, if anything was taken.

Police say the suspect is described as a white male, 5'10'' with a stocky build.

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