2 in custody after Redding home invasion

Police are investigating Friday a home invasion in Redding that led to an assault. Currently, two suspects are in custody and police are looking for a third. John Nedochidko and Vasyl Mykytchak allegedly

News 12 Staff

Jun 6, 2009, 12:22 AM

Updated 5,427 days ago

Share:

2 in custody after Redding home invasion
Police are investigating Friday a home invasion in Redding that led to an assault.
Currently, two suspects are in custody and police are looking for a third.
John Nedochidko and Vasyl Mykytchak allegedly invaded the home on Olmstead Road Thursday just before midnight. According to police, an argument between the men led to the assault. The victim's daughter, 19-year-old Oksana Tverdohlib, called 911 and fought the attackers. Tverdohlib said that her father was even hit "with a battery from a drill."
According to police, Nedochidko and Mykytchak knew the victim. Chief Douglas Fuchs, of the Redding Police Department, said that it was comforting to know that this was not a random act.
The suspects are facing home invasion and assault charges.
Police have few leads on the third suspect and are looking for a dark-colored Sedan that the suspect is believed to have been driving.


More from News 12
1:31
Danbury Fair Mall welcomes Target, Round1, J. Crew and Inspiration Co.

Danbury Fair Mall welcomes Target, Round1, J. Crew and Inspiration Co.

1:51
STORM WATCH: Isolated storms possible in Connecticut

STORM WATCH: Isolated storms possible in Connecticut

0:58
Trumbull doctor pushes specialized care for night shift workers

Trumbull doctor pushes specialized care for night shift workers

0:28
Israel is quiet on next steps against Iran — and on which partners helped shoot down missiles

Israel is quiet on next steps against Iran — and on which partners helped shoot down missiles

0:25
 State police: Pedestrian from Torrington fatally struck by car on I-84 in Hartford

State police: Pedestrian from Torrington fatally struck by car on I-84 in Hartford

1:03
Bridgeport youth baseball program celebrates grand opening of its new East End facility

Bridgeport youth baseball program celebrates grand opening of its new East End facility

0:25
Police: Man who punched 9-year-old girl at Grand Central Terminal arrested

Police: Man who punched 9-year-old girl at Grand Central Terminal arrested

0:25
State police: Crash on I-84 in Waterbury injures Oakville woman and state trooper

State police: Crash on I-84 in Waterbury injures Oakville woman and state trooper

2:04
CDC: Most women do not get a mammogram because of financial difficulties

CDC: Most women do not get a mammogram because of financial difficulties

0:39
 State police: Bridgewater man accused of sending explicit snapchats to 13-year-old girl

State police: Bridgewater man accused of sending explicit snapchats to 13-year-old girl

2:38
'The champs are here.' Around 60,000 pour into Hartford for UConn Huskies victory parade

'The champs are here.' Around 60,000 pour into Hartford for UConn Huskies victory parade

2:58
Yale doctor dedicates research on nicotine addiction to her father who died of lung cancer

Yale doctor dedicates research on nicotine addiction to her father who died of lung cancer

0:28
Play ball! Opening day for North End Little League celebrates Bridgeport team's 70th year

Play ball! Opening day for North End Little League celebrates Bridgeport team's 70th year

0:33
State police: Danbury man drove the wrong way on I-84, struck police cruiser

State police: Danbury man drove the wrong way on I-84, struck police cruiser

0:22
 State police aim to ID thieves who stole shampoo, shaving products from Litchfield CVS

State police aim to ID thieves who stole shampoo, shaving products from Litchfield CVS

1:35
CDC: Measles could lose 'elimination status' amid uptick across the U.S.

CDC: Measles could lose 'elimination status' amid uptick across the U.S.

0:22
New data shows increase in traffic stops throughout Connecticut

New data shows increase in traffic stops throughout Connecticut

3:06
U.S Army veteran from Bridgeport says he was wrongfully convicted in Kuwait

U.S Army veteran from Bridgeport says he was wrongfully convicted in Kuwait

2:05
Age of Reason toy store to close after more than 40 years in downtown Westport

Age of Reason toy store to close after more than 40 years in downtown Westport

0:21
Police: 2 NY residents charged for selling illegal THC products at Norwalk smoke shop

Police: 2 NY residents charged for selling illegal THC products at Norwalk smoke shop