Man pistol-whipped in Orlando home invasion
Orange County deputies perform search near Regal View Lane
ORLANDO, Fla. – A 53-year-old man was pistol-whipped early Monday in a home invasion in Orange County, deputies said.
The incident was reported at 2:50 a.m. in the 7700 block of Regal View Lane in Orlando.
According to the Orange County Sheriff's Office, the man arrived home and a short time later, an intruder armed with a gun entered his home through the back door and demanded money.
Deputies said a struggle took place and the victim was struck in the face with the gun. He suffered non-life-threatening injuries, officials said.
The intruder ran away with another man, who never entered the home, deputies said.
The victim called 911, but a search of the area failed to find the culprits.
An investigation is continuing.
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