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Police appeal following aggravated break and enter - West Tamworth

Sunday, 19 March 2017 10:43:15 PM

Police are appealing for public assistance following an aggravated break and enter at West Tamworth yesterday.

Officers from Oxley Local Area Command were called to a unit on Gipps Street around 6am (Saturday 18 March 2017), after a 96-year-old man woke to find another man in his bedroom.

The man demanded cash and stole a wallet and keys before leaving the unit.

A crime scene was established and examined by specialist forensic officers.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact Tamworth Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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 social media pages.