Men attempt to steal money from an Elvaston family

Posted on 19th February 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted robbery at a house on Cornmill Close, Elvaston.

At 6.50pm on Monday, February 17 four men broke into the house and demanded money. Two men were thought to be carrying metal bars. No one was injured and no-one was threatened.

Three of the men were black and one was white. They were all dressed in black with their hoods up and faces covered. One was wearing a green balaclava or bandana. 

They left the house empty-handed and turned towards The Greenway.

Anyone who was in the area at the time or who has any information that would help the investigation should contact the police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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