When officers arrived, they found the man just inside the door and ran into one teen, who was detained after a struggle. Police say two other teens broke an upstairs window and jumped to the ground to flee, but they were caught after a short chase.
The victim was treated at St. Francis Hospital and later released.
The three teens were charged with burglary, assault, attempted robbery, unlawful imprisonment, conspiracy and criminal mischief. One teen was charged with possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony.
Information from: The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal, http://www.delawareonline.com
Click here to get the latest Philadelphia news and headlines from across the Delaware and Lehigh valleys.