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Man, 19, injured in home invasion robbery, deputies say

Duo steals cash, strike man in face with firearm, deputies say

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ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A 19-year-old man was injured in a home invasion robbery Saturday afternoon, deputies said.

The incident happened at an apartment in the 3900 block of Gathering Drive.

Deputies said the man was home when two people forced their way in at gunpoint, stole cash and struck him the face with a firearm, causing a laceration. The duo then fled.

Deputies went to Florida Hospital East at 5:52 p.m. in reference to the home invasion robbery, authorities said.

No other details were given.