Police investigating leads in Diaz armed home invasion

JACKSON COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – Diaz Police are investigating an armed home invasion that took place Wednesday evening.

According to Diaz Police Chief Derrick Person, they have obtained nicknames of the four men involved, and are working to match names with photos. A person of interest has also made contact with police, and was set to interview with police Thursday.

Chief Person says on Wednesday evening the men were armed with a gun, entered a home in Diaz, and took off with a small amount of cash.

Person tells Region 8 News that the suspect vehicle seen leaving the house, matches one seen at similar crime scenes in the Newport area.

Region 8 News will continue to track this news story and bring you any new details as soon as they become available.

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