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Four men wearing ski masks rob elderly couple

Published 8:06pm Monday, December 6, 2010

By AMY JONES / Associate Editor

HELENA — Four white men with ski masks robbed an elderly couple at their residence in Helena Dec. 5.

At about 5:30 p.m., the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a home invasion. When deputies arrived, they discovered that two white males wearing ski masks had forced entry into the home and tied up the occupants. Two more white males wearing ski masks entered the home.

The four men took a small amount of cash, three guns and a TV from the home.

The residents, a married couple in their 70s, suffered minor injuries.

The sheriff’s office urged anyone with information to contact the department at 669-4181, through the secret witness line at 669-9116 or at

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