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Horry County police investigate burglary, assault at Loris home

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

LORIS, SC (WMBF) – Horry County police are investigating after armed suspects reportedly entered a Loris home and assaulted the residents.

According to a Horry County Police Department report, the incident happened in the 2000 block of Rhonda Court on Sunday night. A woman inside the home told police they had been robbed.

Police were informed one of the suspects had what appeared to be a rifle and a struggle ensued. Droplets of blood were observed in the home, according to the report.

A woman said she was able to get her firearm and pointed it at the suspects, at which point they started backing away. Shots were reportedly fired at the assailants.

Another victim said he did not see one of the suspect’s faces because they were wearing a mask.

Anyone with information should contact the HCPD at (843) 915-5350.

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