Family robbed, tied up by fake deputies

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HOUSTON - A family said they were tied up and robbed by men posing as sheriff's deputies.

Houston police said two armed men wearing Harris County Sheriff's Office uniforms forced their way into a home on Lone Willow Lane near Carey Chase Drive about 5 a.m. Wednesday.

A victim said her family was tied up and robbed.

The victim said the robbers were wearing ski masks.

Detailed descriptions of the men have not been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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