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Violent home invasion leaves New Kent man bleeding from head

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Posted at 12:25 PM, Jun 19, 2014
and last updated 2014-06-19 12:25:14-04

NEW KENT COUNTY, Va. – Investigators are looking for the person behind a violent home invasion reported in the Lanexa area of New Kent. A woman discovered the victim when she returned to her Rockahock Road home Tuesday afternoon.

“The caller reported that she had returned home to find that a male at the location was bleeding from the head and it was reported that it appeared that he had been hit by someone,” New Kent County Sheriff Wakie Howard said in a statement. “At this time this office does not believe this is a random act.”

The victim was flown to VCU Medical Center for treatment.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call New Kent Sheriff’s Office at 804 966-9500 or Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at 804 780-1000.