He later stole $17 from the women’s mother Dorothy Towns when she went into the kitchen, according to the report. He then forced the three women into another relative’s room.
Phillip Ferris, Rebecca Smith and Patricia Ferris’ brother, tried to push the suspect out of his room, but was pistol whipped. The suspect stole Phillip Ferris’ guns and a TV before leaving the home.
The family told police the suspect had a skull mask and had a black slide gun and a black handled, silver gun. The do not know if the man left in a car.
Neighbors told police a silver SUV was outside the family’s home, but did not notice it before the incident. At one point during the incident the man made a phone call to who someone the family believes may have been a driver.