Linn County authorities are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect who was involved in a weekend home invasion.


The Linn County Sheriff received a report shortly after 9:30am Saturday (Aug. 26), of an incident that happened at a residence at 200 West Main Street in Prairieburg.

The female victim told investigating officers that an unknown man forced his way into her home at gunpoint, and demanded money. He fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. No injuries were reported.

The suspect is described as a white male, about 5'6", wearing a light neon-green t-shirt, a hat and sunglasses, possibly driving a white four-door sedan.

Anyone with information on this home invasion/robbery is asked to contact Linn County Crimestoppers.

The Linn County Sheriff continues to investigate...