A Rockford man is beaten up, thrown down stairs, during a home invasion Thursday afternoon.
It happened in the 3400 block of Elm Street around 3:30 p.m. The victim was sitting in his enclosed porch when three suspects kicked in the porch door and began beating him up. The victim managed to get inside his house, but the suspects followed. They continued to beat him up, throwing him down a set of stairs.
The victim was eventually able to contact police and the suspects ran off. The man was hospitalized but is expected to be okay.
The suspects, two black men and a white man, have not been caught. An investigation is ongoing.