Woman Threatened At Knifepoint During Robbery

A woman in Hargrave's been left shaken after she was threatened by a burglar with a knife in her own home.

Police are appealing for information following an aggravated burglary at a home in Wickhambrook Road in Hargrave.

It happened around 8.15pm on Sunday 26  June. 

A woman went into her bedroom and disturbed a man and a woman who were searching the room, after gaining access via an open window.

The man demanded money before knocking the resident onto the bed and threatening her with a knife. Both offenders then fled.

At this stage it’s not clear exactly what was stolen.

The lady was uninjured but was left extremely shaken by the incident.

The female offender is described as possibly in her late teens to mid 20s, around 5ft 6ins – 5ft 7ins, very thin and gaunt with dark hair in a tight pony tail, and was dressed all in black.

Police believe the two may have parked a vehicle in the vicinity – possibly in Ousden Road – and are asking anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in this area yesterday evening to come forward as soon as possible.