Two people are in custody after an armed home invasion occurred yesterday in downtown Appleton.
Tyler L. Brown (M/W, 10/26/99) and Caleb A. Brown (M/W, 07/04/01) both residents of Menasha, were taken into custody on Wednesday.
The incident happened at 10:02 AM on at a residence in the 700 block of W. Eighth Street.
The victim reported having been physically assaulted and tased by three individuals dressed in black clothing.
He said the suspects had stolen two safes and fled the area in a black Chevrolet truck.
He also refused medical treatment for injuries received during the incident.
Officers obtained a partial license plate and description of the suspects.
They were then tipped off of suspicious activity on the grounds of the Fox Valley Technical College, and officers found a safe that was recovered.
Citizens and the Menasha Police Department and Grand Chute Police Department then aided the officers in locating the suspects.
Tyler and Caleb were held at the Outagamie County Jail on charges of Armed Robbery and Criminal Damage to Property.
The investigation is ongoing at this time.