Police arrest three men after home invasion robbery

Posted by: Channel 8 Eyewitness News


Lincoln Police arrested three men who broke into a home near West Adams and NW 56th early Sunday morning, and robbed a 19-year-old man. 

They say 18-year-old Vincent Foster, 19-year-old Sergio Felix, and 20-year-old Jessie Mercado broke into the house and attacked the victim, repeatedly punching him and stealing jewelry and a safe. 

Police say Mercado had a rifle and hit the victim in the head with it. The victim had to get staples and stitches after the beating. Police later found the three at a home near 4th and B. All were arrested for robber, and Mercado was arrested for Use of a Weapon to Commit a Felony.