Home Invasion with Toy Gun in Hoffman Estates

A 41-year-old man fought off two intruders in his home in the 1300 block of Rebecca Drive, Hoffman Estates about 12:45 p.m. Wednesday. The homeowner had minor injuries after the scuffle. Both offenders entered a rear, screen door. Nothing was reported stolen, but one of the offenders left a toy, plastic gun.

First offender was described as a male/black in his mid-20’s, 6’3″ tall with a medium build, wearing a black shirt and black pants. The second offender was described as wearing a white T-shirt and black pants.

Both men might have fled in an older model gold station wagon — 1980’s or 1990’s model.

Hoffman Estates Police Department is seeking information from the public on this case. Citizens are asked to call (847) 882-1818 with any information about the home invasion.


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