Police say at about 6:20 p.m. they received a call for a home invasion at 787 Dwight Street.
When officers arrived and spoke with the homeowner, he told them he and the suspect fought in the kitchen area. The person then fled out the rear door of the home.
According to Lt. Matthew Moriarty, the homeowner also described the suspect as masked and having a handgun.
A State Police K-9 Unit has been called in to track down the suspect.
No word on if anything was stolen.
Police continue to investigate this incident.
If you have any information that could help the Holyoke Police Department, you’re asked to call them at 413-536-6431.