Family's burglary terror

February 03 2017

A FAMILY with young children was left terrified after burglars threatened them with weapons at their Kingswood home.

A FAMILY with young children was left terrified after burglars threatened them with weapons at their Kingswood home.

The incident took place at around 7.30pm on Monday January 23 at a house in Castle Road.

The three men forced their way into the property before threatening the homeowners and their children with weapons.

The offenders are described as white, wearing hooded tops and had their faces covered. They left the scene with a number of items in a red vehicle thought to be an A class Mercedes or Audi.

Detective Inspector Roger Doxsey said: “This was a terrifying experience for the victims, which included young children.

“The suspects used violence against the victims and were armed with a crowbar and a hammer. Any information could prove crucial to use finding those responsible and bringing them to justice.”

Call 101 quoting reference 5217016741.