Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Nassau County police are investigating an armed home invasion in which three men posing as construction workers tied up five people and pistol-whipped one victim in Bellmore on Friday morning, authorities said.Three men wearing hard hats, construction vests and dust masks—at least one of whom was armed with a handgun—entered a home on Ellen Road at the corner of Bellmore Avenue and demanded property at 10:40 a.m., police said.The assailants tied up three construction workers who were working inside the home at the time as well as two homeowners, one of whom was struck in the head with what appeared to be a handgun, according to investigators.The suspects fled the scene after stealing various items. The man who was pistol-whipped was taken to a local hospital, where he was treated for non- life threatening injuries.John F. Kennedy High School, which is two blocks away, was briefly placed on lockout while police searched the area for the suspects.Detectives are continuing the investigation.
Area Basketball ScoresSaturday (12-1)Boys ScoresSouth Ripley 52 North Decatur 47East Central 57 Richmond 55Oldenburg 64 Morristown 47Franklin County 55 Centerville 50 (OT)Milan 56 Lawrenceburg 45Rising Sun 64 South Decatur 42Shelbyville 60 Connersville 59 (OT)Crothersville 63 Switz. County 61Shawe Memorial 52 Indy Deaf 34SW Hanover 72 Columbus East 65Triton Central 72 SW-Shelby 62Silver Creek 85 Jennings County 49Batesville Freshman Boys were victorious against The North Decatur Chargers 44-30. Batesville was led in scoring by Ian Powers (10), Zach Wade (9), and Eli Pierson (8). Courtesy of Bulldogs Coach Sean Boyce.Girls ScoresBatesville 44 Shelbyville 32East Central 50 Jennings County 33Jac-Cen-Del 67 South Dearborn 35Lawrenceburg 58 Milan 33Oldenburg 69 South Decatur 43Greensburg 64 Connersville 34Switz. County 67 Christian Academy 22Morristown 57 Union County 52Westfield 49 Rushville 45Austin 65 Shawe Memorial 24