Crime & Courts
Two suspects sought in Sarasota home invasion
Sarasota authorities are searching for two suspects involved in a Saturday night home invasion robbery in which a man was hit in the head with a weapon. Just after 11 p.m. Saturday, two armed men made their way into a home in the 3800 block of Rima Avenue, according to the Sarasota Police Department. The men demanded money and other items. Before leaving, one of the suspects hit a male victim in the back of the head with a weapon, causing a cut. A description of the weapons used was not released by police. Another male and a female inside the home at the time of the robbery were not harmed, police said. It is not known if this home invasion is linked to a similar robbery that took place Saturday in the 1200 block of 38th Street. Anyone with information on the robbery on Rima Avenue is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Division at (941) 954-7070.