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Police investigate after break and enter - South Tamworth

Sunday, 12 March 2017 11:22:14 PM

Police are investigating after an aggravated break and enter in South Tamworth today.

About 6pm (Sunday 12 March 2017), police were called to a home on Myndee Avenue, following reports of a break and enter.

Police have been told that an unknown man entered the home and confronted the resident, a 76-year-old man, with a knife.

The unknown man demanded money, before fleeing the home.

No one was injured during the incident.

Officers from Oxley Local Area Command commenced inquiries and would like to speak to a man they believe may be able to assist.

He is described as being of Mediterranean/Middle Eastern appearance, approximately 152cm tall, of medium build with short black hair.

He was last seen wearing a grey shirt with dark coloured shorts.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.