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Home Invasion

  • Home Invasion

The investigation continues into an incident in Howlong on Tuesday night

An argument about dog ownership on a social networking website is believed to have led to the alleged home invasion in Clark Street, and the assault on a 71 year old man in his house.

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On Wednesday, police intercepted a car in Howlong and arrested 27 year old Samuel Sammut who remains in custody.

They also arrested 24 year old Karlee Hyland at her home.

Sammut has been charged with aggravated break and enter with intent to inflict actual bodily harm and resisting arrest.

Hyland has been charged with intimidation.