Two men enter not guilty plea for recent home invasion


Decatur – Two Decatur men pleaded not guilty in court today, to a recent home invasion in which the victims were burned, beaten and sexually assaulted.


Police arrested 21 year old, Cameo McCrory and 22 year old, Charles Reed on home invasion, aggravated criminal sexual assault and kidnapping charges. Detectives say two masked men entered a home in the 500 block of East Grand, on May 17th demanding money.


At gun point the suspects told two men and two women to undress. They were then ordered to perform sex acts. The women were assaulted then burned with a homemade torch. One of female victims was beaten with a shotgun and received medical treatment for her injuries.


 During another home invasion with the same suspects, in the 2 thousand block of North Charles the pair stole drugs and money.  Police say these were not random acts, and the victims were targeted.


Both men are being held on 150-thousand dollars bond.

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