Police seek to identify five to seven male suspects involved in Kennewick home invasion
KENNEWICK, Wash. - Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a Kennewick home in which a suspect hit the victim with a bat.
Kennewick Police Department (KPD) reports said suspects invaded the home located in the 800 block of West 26th Avenue around 9:40 p.m. Wednesday.
The 18-year-old female victim said five to seven males wearing masks came through the front door of the residence.
KPD reports said one of the suspects was armed with a handgun and another suspect was armed with a baseball bat. The victim reported she was hit on the head with a bat at the time of the robbery, but did not require medical attention following the injury.
The victim's 19-year-old boyfriend and grandmother were in the home at the time but were not injured.
KPD responded with a police K9 to help search for suspects, but no one was found. Reports said no suspects involved in the robbery have been identified.
Detectives with KPD searched the home and found evidence of illegal drug sales. Detectives took Jesse A. Godsil, 19, to Benton County Jail for possession and intent to sell marijuana.