UPDATE: Police investigate home invasion

By: Channel 8 Newsroom

Police are investigating a home invasion near 17th and Prospect, just north of 17th and South streets.

They say it happened around 10 p.m. Wednesday.

According to officials, a 43-year-old woman heard a knock at her door, and hen her friend got up to answer it, two men forced their way inside. One of them had a handgun.

Police say the woman was pushed to floor by one of them, who then demanded drugs.

Officials say the suspects left the home with around 6 grams of marijuana and a drug paraphernalia.

Police believe the incident was not random, and that it was drug related.