Res­i­dents at­tacked in bun­gled raid

Western Daily Press - - News -

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.

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