Police start removing Dakota Access Pipeline protesters - more >>

Southeastern PA

Police still searching for suspects in deadly Bucks County home invasion

Police alert officials around region to be on lookout for 2 people

Fatal home invasion in Hilltown Twp., Bucks Co.

HILLTOWN TWP., Pa. - Details are emerging from a Friday home invasion in Bucks County in which a man was shot and killed, while a woman and child were tied up.

As of early Saturday morning, police were still searching for two intruders, who were deemed "armed and dangerous."

The home invasion happened shortly before 10:30 a.m. Friday at a sprawling home in Hilltown Township, about 35 miles north of Philadelphia, police said.

Joseph Canazaro, 48, was fatally shot inside the home, and his girlfriend and their 12-year-old son were tied up in the basement of the home, police said. They suffered minor injuries but were able to get free and to a neighbor's home, where 911 was called, police said.

The intruders took bank books and weapons before driving away in Canazaro's black Lincoln pickup, police said.

The truck was later found parked behind a shopping center in the 1400 block of West Broad Street in Quakertown.


Due to our site relaunch on October 25, previous comments on existing stories are no longer available.  This change is due to the limitations of Facebook's software 

The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the TERMS OF USE  and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Your comments may be used on air. Be polite. Inappropriate posts or posts containing offsite links may be removed by the moderator.


There is 1 area under advisories, watches or warnings.   DETAILS >>>

Allentown, PA 18102





  • %

This Week's Circulars

Top Stories

Latest from the newsroom

More from the Newsroom