Three kids left home alone unhurt after home invasion in Norfolk

Posted at 2:09 PM, Jul 23, 2014

Norfolk, Va. - Police are looking for two men wanted for a home invasion in Norfolk where three young children were left alone on Tuesday.

Norfolk police received a call regarding the invasion in the 1000 block of Louisa Street around 3:45 p.m. on Tuesday.

An 8-year-old boy, a 5-year-old boy, and a 2-year-old girl were home alone when two men forced their way inside.

The children were sent into a back room while the men took items from the home, police say.

The first suspect is described as a black man, light complexion, thin build, wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans, and a red and white scarf over his face.

The second suspect is described as a black man , dark completion, wearing a blue and black shirt, with a blue baseball cap, and armed with a handgun.

The men ran away from the scene in an unknown direction after the incident, police say.

No one was injured.

Right now, the children's parents are not facing charges.

Anyone who may have information about this crime, is encouraged to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887).

Any information that leads to an arrest can earn a reward of up to $1,000.