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Two injured in St. Petersburg home invasion robbery

ST. PETERSBURG — A man and a woman were pistol-whipped and bound with duct tape in their apartment early Friday in a home-invasion robbery, police said.

Police said two men forced their way through the locked doors of an apartment building on 12 St. N about 4:40 a.m. and then into an unlocked apartment.

They pistol-whipped Kristin Craig, 22, and Robert Launder, 21, and bound them with duct tape before taking a game console, police said. The two were taken to St. Anthony's for treatment.

The suspects wore masks and carried handguns.

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Two injured in St. Petersburg home invasion robbery 10/29/10 [Last modified: Saturday, October 30, 2010 6:47pm]
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