Woman threatened and jewellery taken in Brownsover burglary - The Rugby Observer

Woman threatened and jewellery taken in Brownsover burglary

Rugby Editorial 19th Apr, 2017   0

POLICE are appealing for information following a burglary in Brownsover.

Three men forced their way into the house on a side street off Hawlands around 7.30pm on Tuesday (April 18).

A women in her 60s was verbally threatened by the men before they made off with gold jewellery stashed in a pillowcase and cash.

Detective Sergeant Kirsty Clough said: “This was a frightening incident for the victim, who has not been injured but is understandably shaken.

“I would like to reassure the community that a thorough investigation is underway and increased patrols are being conducted in the area.

“We are pursuing a number of lines of enquiry in order to identify the offenders.

“A blue car was seen to leave the address at approximately 7.45pm. I would ask anyone who saw this vehicle or who has any information about this incident to contact us.”

Anyone with information is urged to call 101.

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