Man admits to role in home invasion robbery, assault

Man admits to role in home invasion robbery, assault
Eric Eugene Taylor (Source: LMDC)
Eric Eugene Taylor (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man has admitted that he was one of two people who robbed a home and beat the woman living there.

Eric Eugene Taylor, 29, of Louisville, was arrested November 18 on charges of robbery, possession of controlled substances and possession of synthetic drugs.

Louisville Metro police said that Taylor gave them a statement admitting that he and another man entered a home in the 1700 block of Wilson Avenue earlier that day and took items belonging to the victim. Police said the victim was beaten by the men during the robbery.

While being searched after his arrest, Taylor was found to have a baggie of suspected heroin and three baggies of Spice on him. He was also in possession of the victim's cell phone and television.

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