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Two men who were tied up and assaulted being treated for injuries
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Glovertown RCMP are investigating a home invasion that occurred early this morning in Eastport.
Police were called to a residence in Eastport at about 6 a.m., this morning, Feb. 15.
The homeowner stated two injured men came to his door saying unknown suspects entered their home, tied them up and assaulted them.
Both men were transported to hospital in Gander to receive treatment for their injuries.
The matter is still under investigation by Glovertown RCMP with the assistance of the RCMP Forensic Identification Section and the Holyrood General Investigation Section.
Police have no public safety concerns and do not believe this was a random act.
If anyone has any information concerning this crime they can contact Glovertown RCMP at 709-533-2828.
To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP190 plus your message to “CRIMES” (274637), or by Secure Web Tips at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.