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91-Year-Old Woman Tied Up After Home Invasion

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MILFORD, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police have arrested a man they say left a 91-year-old woman tied up after a home invasion in Milford.

It happened about 3 a.m. Monday on Melody Lane. Police say a man entered a home while the woman was sleeping, tied her up and stole cash and jewelry. Troopers say the man fled in the victim's car.

Officers say a relative of the woman who became concerned when she couldn't reach the victim by phone found her still tied up about 3:30 p.m. Monday. The victim was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

Troopers obtained warrants for 26-year-old Dustin Niebert of Ellendale in the crimes. He is charged with home invasion, robbery, assault and other offenses.

After receiving numerous tips. Police say they arrested Niebert Tuesday afternoon in Milford. obtained warrants for 26-year-old Dustin Niebert of Ellendale in the crimes. He is charged with home invasion, robbery, assault and other offenses.

After receiving numerous tips. Police say they arrested Niebert Tuesday afternoon in Milford.

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