Two dogs shot, AR-15 stolen in Springfield home invasion

Springfield home invasion

SPRINGFIELD — Two dogs were shot in a home invasion in Springfield Monday morning.

Police responded to a home invasion robbery at a house in the 600 block of Mason Street in Springfield just after 11 a.m.

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Police said at least one person came into the house through the back door, shot two pit bulls and stole an AR-15. A child and an adult were home at the time, and they were not hurt, police said.

One of the dogs was shot in the face, and another was shot in the paw. Both were taken to the vet by their owner.

Nothing else was taken, and no arrests have been made.