Man wanted in St. Clair Township home invasion

Austin Sullivan. Jan. 1, 2016
Austin J. Sullivan. (Courtesy, The Morning Journal)

LISBON, Ohio (WKBN) – The Columbiana County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a Kensington man, accused in a daytime home invasion one month ago.

The Morning Journal reports that Austin J. Sullivan, 18, is charged with aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony.

Sheriff’s deputies say that Sullivan was one of two men who broke into a Cannons Mill Road home in the Glenmoor area of St. Clair Township back on Dec. 1.

They say that one of the men grabbed a safe while the other assaulted the 69-year-old homeowner. The victim suffered serious facial injuries.

Investigators say Sullivan was acquainted with members of the victim’s family.

The US Marshal’s Office is offering an award for information leading to an arrest. Anyone with info is asked to call the tip line at (866) 4-WANTED.

People also can call the St. Clair Police Department at (330) 386-6816 or sheriff’s office at (330) 424-7255.

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