Suspect sought in Elgin home invasion

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Provincial police are searching for a suspect after a home invasion southwest of St. Thomas.

A man showed up to a home on Talbot Line in Southwold Township just before 7 p.m. Monday and confronted the homeowner.

The man took various items from the property and then left in a vehicle headed in an unknown direction, Elgin OPP said.

No injuries were reported.

Police are now searching for a man described as white with short hair. He was wearing a face covering and a baseball hat.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 1-888-310-1122 or St. Thomas-Elgin Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).