CORNELIUS, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - Police are searching for a robbery suspect they say broke into a home and assaulted the owner in Cornelius Tuesday morning.
The incident happened before noon in the area of Edinburgh Square Drive and Cloverstone Circle. According to police, a Hispanic male wearing a black hoodie broke into the residence and attacked the homeowner before taking off on foot.
Officers were canvassing the area along with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's helicopter.
Neighbors are asked to be on the lookout for anything suspicious.
This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 46 Charlotte for updates.