4 charged in early morning armed home invasion

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) – Four suspects are facing charges in connection to an early morning armed home invasion in New Bedford.

Firearms seized by New Bedford police.
Firearms seized by New Bedford police.

According to New Bedford police, the suspects broke into an Acushnet Avenue apartment around 2:40 on Tuesday morning and pointed a gun at the victim. The suspects took off with a laptop and two cell phones.

Two officers responded to the scene and later discovered the suspects in a nearby Acushnet Avenue apartment. While searching the apartment, police located the victim’s property and seized three firearms with the serial numbers removed.

Police also discovered about 40 rounds of ammunition and a small amount of cocaine.

Kevin Hill, 31, Jomone Lloyd, 40, Brittany Gomes, 19, and Tyrone Johnson, 18, were arraigned on multiple charges Tuesday including armed home invasion and armed robbery.

The victim was not harmed during the incident.

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