Authorities are searching for a man in connection with a violent home invasion that occurred about 12:45 a.m. Wednesday on Elaine Drive in Rand, said Cpl. B.D. Humphreys of the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office.
The victim told deputies that a man knocked on his door, asked to use the phone and then pushed his way inside the home. Once inside he fired a gun into the wall, demanded cash and drugs, and then fled the scene.
No one was hurt in the incident.
The suspect was a black male dressed in all black clothing. Anyone with information may submit an anonymous tip to www.kanawha.sheriff.us or call 304-357-0169.