Suspect entered West Dennis home and attacked male resident with a hammer
By Maggie Kulbokas @Cape Cod Today
|Dennis police responded to an armed home invasion on |
Susan Way in West Dennis Sunday night. Google map
According to police, a man entered a home on Susan Way in West Dennis Sunday night around 7:30 p.m. He was armed with a knife and hammer.
A female resident called 911 to report that the unknown man entered the home and attacked her boyfriend with a hammer, police said. The man reportedly fled the home following a struggle with the boyfriend.
Dennis police are searching for the man who is described as a 20- to 30-year-old white male with facial hair. He was reportedly wearing dark pants and a light-colored sweatshirt, according to a statement from Dennis police.
The male victim was transported to Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis with serious but non life-threatening injuries.
Police did not release a motive or reason for the attack.
Anyone with information about the suspect or the incident is asked to call Det. Thomas Downs or Patrolman Joe Morris at 508-394-1315.