The Nevada County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a home invasion robbery that occurred early Wednesday afternoon in the Nevada City area.
Approximately five people entered a home in the 20000 block of Purdon Road between noon and 12:30 p.m., tied up the occupants and ransacked the residence, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release. The robbers stole multiple items, including two firearms, sheriff’s officials said.
The intruders were described as:
▪ A white female, about 30 years old, approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall, and heavy set.
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▪ Two white males, approximately 18 to 20 years old, about 5 feet 9 inches, to 6 feet tall, and weighing 150 to 160 pounds
▪ A white male in his mid-20s, approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall, and weighing 160 to 170 pounds.
▪ A white male in his mid-20s, approximately 6 feet tall and weighing about 200 pounds.
They reportedly were driving a newer model silver or gold Mercedes and a black Honda or Toyota.
Anyone with information pertaining to the investigation is asked to call the Sheriff’s Department’s Major Crimes Unit at 530-265-1263.