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A tweet posted on WBTV’s twitter account reveals that a home invasion and robbery occurred in Matthews today.

According to the tweet, officers with the Matthew’s Police Department were dispatched to a home on Evian Lane this morning.

When they arrived, the homeowner told authorities that a black male approached her home this morning and claimed to work for the gas company.

Without warning, he forced his way inside the residence, and left with several items.

At this time, the suspect remains on the run.

No injuries were reported during the ordeal.

The suspect may be driving a beige or tan minivan, possibly a Dodge or Chrysler.

If you have any information about this case, please contact authorities at 704-847-5555.

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