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      Masked men armed with knife break into home, demand money

      Two masked men broke into a Alpena rental home and assaulted the two people inside.

      Two masked men broke into a Alpena rental home and assaulted the two people inside.

      According to the Alpena Police Department, the incident happened in the 1100 block of Ford Avenue in the city of Alpena just after 2 a.m. on Thursday. An investigation showed the two masked men forced their way into the downstairs rental unit and assaulted the man and woman inside.

      Police say the two men were armed with a knife and demanded money from the victims.

      The upstairs neighbor reportedly heard the commotion and began to fight with one of the intruders. Another neighbor called the police as the second suspect drove away.

      Police later found the suspect in Presque Isle County.

      Both the victims and one of the suspect received treatment at Alpena Regional Medical Center.

      Names have not been released.