Four face charges in New Bedford home invasion
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. —
Four people face charges in connection with a home invasion on New Bedford, police said Tuesday.
Kevin Hill, 31, Jomone Lloyd, 40, Brittany Gomes, 19, and Tyrone Lee Johnson, 18, all of New Bedford, were charged with armed home invasion, armed robbery and possession of firearms without a license. All face drug charges too.
Police said a home invasion was reported at about 2:40 a.m. on Acushnet Avenue.
Police said the suspects forced their way into an apartment and pointed a gun at the victim.
According to police, the suspects stole the victim's laptop and two cell phones.
The victim was unharmed. Police said the suspects knew the victim.
Officers tracked the suspects to another address on Acushnet Avenue. Detectives were notified and obtained a search warrant for the apartment. The victim's property was located inside.
Police also seized four guns, several rounds of ammunition and a small amount of cocaine packaged for retail sale.