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2 masked suspects enter Adams County home, take money, vehicle

No one is in custody after the incident in the area of West 53rd Avenue and Federal Boulevard.
Credit: KUSA

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — Two people wearing masks entered an Adams County home early Tuesday morning and stole money and a red sedan from the victim, a spokesperson for the Adams County Sheriff's Office (ACSO) said.

The incident happened around 5:30 a.m. in the area of West 53rd Avenue and Federal Boulevard. At least one of the suspects was armed with a weapon, but no one was injured, according to ACSO.

It's unclear how the suspect's got into the home, but there was no forced entry, according to a spokesperson for ACSO who said it was possible the suspects knocked on the door and made their way inside once the door was answered.

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Both suspects were wearing masks and gloves so the victim was unable to provide deputies with any identifying information, the spokesperson said.

The victim's sedan was found abandoned a short time later a few blocks away from the home. Deputies searched the area for several hours but did not locate any suspects.

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Investigators are still working to process the crime scene and abandoned vehicle for any evidence. They're also conducting witness interviews.

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