Police seek suspect in Murray home invasion

Posted at 8:27 PM, Sep 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-07 00:19:47-04

MURRAY, Utah – Police are searching for a suspect in a home invasion in Murray Tuesday night.

Just after 5:30 p.m., Murray police were called to the 5000 South block of 800 West on a report of the break-in. Police say a family was home at the time but no one was injured in the incident.

Authorities aren’t sure if this was a random attack or if the family was targeted.

Police are asking the public to keep an eye out for the suspect.

He is described as a Hispanic 20 -to 30-year-old man, shorter in stature. He was last seen wearing a gray baseball hat backward and a gray and red hooded sweatshirt with darker pants or jeans, said Steve Anderson with Murray police.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the individual is asked call Murray police at 801-840-4000.