Shirley - (WALK) Two men are recovering from injuries today after robbers armed with a machette broke into their home in Shirley and attacked them late Thursday.
Police responded to the robbery-call at about 11:30 p.m., and describe the incident as a home-invasion. The house on Surrey Circle was apparently targeted for the robbery. The attackers escaped with cellphones and cash, according to police.
The victims were taken to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital, where one man was treated for injuries to his leg, the other received stitches to his head. None of the injuries was life-threatening; a third resident was not injured, said police.