Punched, bound, robbed after answering knock at door in St. Stephen, Minn.

A St. Stephen, Minnesota man was punched in the face, tied up and robbed after answering a knock at his door Monday morning. According to the Stearns County sheriff, the home invasion happened at about 9:47 a.m.

The homeowner said 3 men were at the door. The suspects ended up taking a safe from the home, as well as a 1995 white Chevy Lumina, with Minnesota license plates 697BBB.

Deputies searched the area with the help of the Minnesota State Patrol and local police. The homeowner was treated for his injuries at the scene by paramedics.

Anyone with information should call the Stearns County sheriff's office at 320-251-4240 or call their local police agency.