There was an attempted home invasion at 51 North Main Street, in Spring Valley at approximately 9:00AM this morning. Chopper 1 and K9 have been requested to the scene. They are searching for a male black wearing a white shirt.
UPDATE 9:53AM: The Police department is using “reverse 911” to notify residences within a half a mile radius to stay in their homes and lock the doors. (BNN DESK)
UPDATE 10:25AM: The Journal News is reporting this as a robbery at gunpoint. They are also reporting that a Headstart preschool on Second Avenue in Nanuet was being locked down as a precaution. The victim told police that the suspect had a silver and black handgun. It was unclear how much money the suspect made off with. No one was injured in the robbery.