New Portland Home Invasion Under Investigation 

Deputies in Somerset County are investigating an armed home invasion that took place on February 27th in New Portland.

Chief Deputy Dale Lancaster says it happened at 12:30 in the afternoon at a Bog Road residence.

The homeowner was involved in a struggle with the suspect, who was armed with a handgun.

Lancaster says after tying up the homeowner, the suspect fled on foot with prescription medications, cash, and guns stolen from the home.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 30’s or 40’s, about six feet tall with a heavy build.

Anyone with information can call the tip line at 474-0230.