Police: Man forces way into Lynchburg home with weapon, flees on foot

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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Lynchburg Police are investigating a home invasion that took place Friday night in the 2600 block of Anthony Place.

According to officers, when they arrived they spoke with residents who advised that an unknown male forced his way into their home with a gun.

They say after a brief confrontation the suspect fled the scene on foot.

Officials say that this is an isolated incident and there does not appear to be any immediate danger to the public.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (434) 455-6102.

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