Residents attacked in bungled raid
POLICE are on the hunt for two men who broke into a property in Somerset and attacked the occupants.
The pair, who wore balaclavas, raided the address in Wainwright Court, Shepton Mallet, on Tuesday and demanded cash from the residents. They then assaulted the occupants, but left empty-handed and fled in a silver car.
A police spokesperson said: “The incident happened at about 11.15am. We are keen to hear from anyone who was in the Wainwright Court area of
Shepton Mallet at the time who may have information.”
People can get in touch at www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/ contact, or by calling 101, quoting reference 5218247365.
They can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.