A female resident of 318 S. Jackson Street, Harrisburg who Harrisburg Police Chief Bob Smith said wished to remain unidentified was the victim of a home invasion at 12:17 a.m. May 20.
Two masked men entered her home at gunpoint and stole her purse and other items of interest in the home. They fled the scene on foot and later were apprehended in the area when the fire in which they had attempted to burn the evidence was spotted by a Harrisburg Police officer, Smith said.
Police searched the home where the fire was located. The three occupants of the home were searched and police took custody of an air gun pistol.
Police took into custody charged with armed robbery, home invasion and theft over $500 according to Harrisburg Police Chief Bob Smith.
Harrisburg Police took into custody:
Teasha Laveara Clark, 20, 16 N. Jackson St., Harrisburg 2:50 a.m. May 20 on charges of aggravated assault, failure to appear, home invasion involving violence against a person and armed robbery.
Travis Trumaine Pickens, 22, 821 W. Logan St., Harrisburg 2:50 a.m. May 20 on charges of armed robbery, home invasion involving a firearm and aggravated assault.
Seth Wayne Stanley, 17, 108 N. Granger St., Harrisburg 5:05 a.m. May 20 on charges of armed robbery, aggravated assault and home invasion with a firearm.