CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A Campbells Creek man was assaulted and robbed at his home after opening the door to a stranger.
James Chapman, 66, of Gapview Drive heard a knock at 5 p.m. Sunday and opened the door to find a woman asking for money, said Capt. Sean Crosier of the Kanawha County Sheriff's Department. He allowed her inside and moments later a man entered the home and began assaulting Chapman, Crosier said.
The pair, who had identified themselves as Terry and Tonya, took his wallet, and fled.
Chapman had minor injuries but denied medical attention.
The man is described as about 30 years old. He was slim with short dark hair and a goatee. He had tattoos on the back of his neck and was wearing a dark coat, blue jeans and a black toboggan. The woman, who is about 26, has blonde hair and was wearing blue jeans and a green T-shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to call 304-357-0169. Callers may remain anonymous.