Police investigate home invasion in Kitchener

A Waterloo Regional Police cruiser. Kevin Nielsen / Global News

Waterloo Regional Police say they are conducting an investigation after a home invasion occurred at a residence in Kitchener on Saturday night.

According to police, they were called to a residence near Doon Village Road and Bechtel Drive at around 10:50 p.m. after the disturbance has been reported.

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Police say between five and eight men who were strangers forced their way into the home while holding a weapon.

They say the men fled the scene before officers arrived.

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A police spokesperson told Global News there were around 35 people at the home during the time of the incident.

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One person who was at the residence was left with minor injuries, according to police.

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