Police investigate armed home invasion in North Providence
NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — North Providence police are investigating after an armed home invasion Saturday night.
The incident happened just before 6:30 p.m. on Wentworth Street.
Chief Alfredo Ruggiero said four to five Black men were wearing face coverings with handguns and extended magazines before breaking through the front door. They then held a man and two women at gunpoint inside the home.
Ruggiero said the men stole about $3,000 in cash and possibly drugs.
Witnesses said they saw a blue Honda speed off.
The chief said the victims are not cooperating and asked police to leave their home.
No injuries were reported.