Brick homeowner stabbed during home invasion burglary

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Monday, March 2, 2015
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BRICK (WABC) -- Police are looking for a man who stabbed a homeowner during a burglary in Brick Township, New Jersey, over the weekend.

The incident happened in the area of Stephen Road and Burnt Tavern Road around 4 p.m. Saturday.

Authorities say the homeowner confronted the suspect, at which point he was stabbed in the leg with an unknown object.

The suspect then fled in a dark-colored medium-sized SUV with a New Jersey partial tag of Y8L-.

The vehicle has white or chrome on the bottom portion of the vehicle.

The suspect is described as being in his late 20s, and is between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-9.

If you can identify the suspect or vehicle contact Detective Barnes at (732)262-4611 or for immediate assistance call the main Police number at (732)262-1100.