Police investigating report of home invasion on North Street

Morris police are investigating an early-morning home invasion that was reported Tuesday.

According to a department release, the incident occurred at a residence in the 400 block of E. North Street in Morris at about 3:35 a.m. The homeowner reportedly was battered and the suspect attempted to steal money.

Anyone with information in the incident is encouraged to contact the department at (815) 942-2131.