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On November 29, 2012, at approximately 6:43 AM, the Escondido Police Department Communications Center received an emergency call regarding two subjects who were attempting to break into a residence in the 3900 Block of Foxley Drive. Officers arrived on scene and contacted the victims of attempted home invasion robbery. The suspects had fled the area and were not located after an extensive search of the area.
During the incident, one of the victims exited the residence and saw a masked subject in the yard. While he confronted the subject, a second subject came from behind and hit him in the head several times with the grip of a handgun. During the confrontation, another resident began to exit the home. She was confronted by the original suspect who pointed a handgun at her. She retreated into the home and called the police. Both suspects fled the area in different directions.
The first suspect is described as a white female in her early 20’s. She had a thin build, with red hair and was wearing a black sweatshirt, gray pants and a black ski mask with a skull face.
The second suspect is described as a black male about 30 years old. He was thin and was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants and a black ski mask with a skull face.
Anyone with information regarding the above crime is requested to contact the Escondido Police Department’s Crimes of Violence Unit at 760-839-4717.
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