Sylvan Beach, NY (WIBX) - State Police are investigating a home invasion that happened in Sylvan Beach.

Police say four men dressed in "Scream" Halloween masks entered a home on 19th Avenue just before 5:30 yesterday afternoon and assaulted the homeowner.

The homeowner was able to get away and run across the street for help.

He was taken to Oneida City Hospital for evaluation.

The suspects fled the area on foot.

Anyone with information is asked to call State Police in Oneida at 366-6000.