Armed robbers escape after Columbia home invasion

POSTED: 07:14 PM CST Jan 23, 2014    UPDATED: 08:37 PM CST Jan 23, 2014 
COLUMBIA, Mo. -

Police searched for two armed robbers Thursday afternoon after a home invasion in south Columbia.

Two residents at The Hill apartments off S. Providence Road heard a knock on their door around 10 a.m.

According to police, two men forced their way in with a gun, assaulted the male victim and demanded money. They then ran off with cash

No one was seriously injured.

The suspects are described as two black men, both 5'10" tall.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 573-875-TIPS.