DE PERE, WI (WTAQ) - A 64-year-old De Pere man was able to fight off an unknown number of masked men who entered home his late Monday night while he was watching David Letterman.
De Pere Police Captain Dale Hagen says areas of the home in the 1100 block of Driftwood Drive was ransacked during the relatively short time they the suspects were inside.
Hagen says the home was unlocked and it was targeted. “Who ever had entered the home had an idea of what they were looking for and where to search for it” Hagen said.
The homeowner suffered non-life threatening injuries.
The Brown County K-9 unit was brought it to attempt to track the suspects.
Hagen says they have developed some “solid” leads.
This is the second De Pere home invasion case in recent months.