Police search for suspects after Lynchburg home invasion

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(WFXR) Lynchburg Police are looking for two people wanted in connection with a home invasion and abduction. 

Friday night around 8:51 PM officers were called out to the 14-hundred block of Ashbourne Drive for reports of two people armed with a handgun. 

According to the victim, the two suspects forced their way into the home and demanded money. 

When the victim told the suspects there was no money, the victim was taken to an undisclosed location and later released. 

Police tell WXFR the victim was not injured, and have released a description of the suspects.

Black Male, approximately 5’8”-5’10”, heavy set, with an unshaven face

Black Male, approximately 5’1”-5”5”, skinny, with shoulder-length braids

Police believe this was an isolated incident and believe there is no immediate danger to the public. 

The case is active and ongoing. 

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