New Portland Home Invasion Under Investigation

Updated 9 months ago

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.