Police: Father shot, teen daughter hit over head during home invasion

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Police in Mount Laurel are searching for two men who forced their way into a home, shot a man in the leg and hit his teen daughter over the head.

The incident happened around 3 a.m. in 400 block of Equality Court in the Ethel R. Lawrence Homes.

According to police, the 43-year-old father and his daughter were taken to Cooper University Hospital.

They are both in stable condition.

It is unknown if anything was taken from the home during the attacks.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police at 856-234-1414.

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