Home invaders swipe $50,000 in jewels

GREENVILLE, Del. - October 25, 2010

The holdup happened in Greenville, Delaware just before 2 p.m. Sunday.

New Castle County police responded to a call from a 28-year-old woman staying at her parents' home. She told them two men forced their way into the home at gunpoint and over 90 minutes they stole more than $50,000 in jewelry, several guns, and a 50" plasma TV.

The victim said said she heard the doorbell ring and answered it, thinking it was a neighbor.

Police searched the area, but couldn't find the suspects. They are described as two black men wearing dark hoodies. One was about 5'5". The other was described as taller.

To offer information regarding this investigation, please contact the New Castle County Police Department at 302-395-8110.

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