Man attacked after meeting woman from Tinder

Security video captures violent home invasion

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A meeting on an online dating site lead to a violent home invasion on S. Third Street. Four people are now behind bars for the crime.

Home surveillance video showed Yancy Watters sitting on the front steps of his apartment as he waited for Kimberly Hinkel, a woman he had only met on Tinder, an online dating site.

In the video, Hinkel walked up to the building, Watters he let her in and two men followed behind.

Once inside, Watters was beaten in the face with a handgun and forced in a closet as they stole items including his laptop, wallet and cell phone.

All four suspects are being held at Metro Corrections and are due back in court next week.


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