February 6, 2013 - Erie police are investigating an apparent burglary that turned into an assault.
They were called to 231 West 3rd Street just after 8:00pm on Wednesday night.
According to the officer in charge, several suspects entered through the back door of the apartment building and began kicking down locked doors to individual rooms.
That's when one of the house's occupants walked out of his room, interrupted the burglary in progress and was hit on the head with an unknown object.
He was taken to the hospital.
Erie police are continuing their investigation.