A home invasion robbery in the city of Elmira Sunday morning has resulted in the arrest of a 26 year old Horseheads man.
Michael Richer is charged with felony robbery. He is accused of breaking into a home on McKinley Place, threatening the residents with a knife and stealing several items. A physical altercation took place between the man and Richer was injured in the confrontation. Richer was found bleeding by police a short distance away on Lincoln Street.
Following his arraignment, Richer was sent to Chemung County Jail in lieu of bail.