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Man poses as TV repairman in Texarkana home invasion

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Texarkana, Texas Police are searching for a man who disguised himself as a satellite TV repairman in a home invasion and robbery Saturday morning.

Police say Jessica Rutledge, 28, opened her door about 10:15 a.m. because she believed the ruse. After she noticed the man's gun, the man forced his way into her house in the 3200 block of Daniels Street, police say.

Rutledge told police the man physically attacked her, rummaged through the house and left with an undetermined amount of personal property, authorities say.

Rutledge described the suspect as a black man in his late 20's, standing about 5'10". He was wearing a red jacket and baseball cap, police say.

Anyone with information about the case can call Texarkana Crime Stoppers at 903-793-STOP.

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