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85-year-old woman tied up by burglars in Oakwood

Posted on 19th July 2018

Officers need your help to find two men who tied up an 85 year-old-woman during a burglary in Oakwood last night (18/07/18).

The incident occurred at a house in Morley Road, Oakwood, at 7.15pm, as the woman watched The One Show.

Two men, who are described as black and were wearing dark coloured clothing and masks, broke in through the front door of the house.

They then tied up the woman, stole a number of items of jewellery and then left in a small black car.

Were you in the area at the time? Did you see anything unusual in the area at the time or in the days leading up to the burglary? Or were you driving through the area and have dashcam footage that may have captured the offenders?

If you have any information which may assist with our enquiries, please get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.

Please quote the reference number 18*338034 and the name of the officer in the case DC Daniel Handley-Farrell, in any correspondence.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.

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