|Elderly couple hurt in raid on wrong house
Associated Press | March 23, 2006
HORN LAKE, Miss. An elderly Mississippi couple is in the hospital after police burst into their home thinking it housed a methamphetamine laboratory.
A heavily armed team stormed the house in Horn Lake before dawn yesterday.
A man and a woman -- both in their 80s -- were injured as police secured the house. No drugs were found.
Police say the woman suffered a dislocated shoulder and the man had bruised ribs.
Police later raided another house and arrested two people on drug charges.
The police chief says an investigation is under way.
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