Men barge into Dewsbury home and threaten occupant for cash

TWO men forced their way into a man’s home and demanded cash.

TWO men forced their way into a man’s home and demanded cash.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to an attempted robbery in Dewsbury last Friday.

At about 5pm, two suspects called at the house of a 53-year old man on Becket Walk.

They barged past the victim into the house, demanding cash.

After threatening the victim and searching the house, they left empty handed.

The victim was not injured.

The suspects were described as a two men in their mid twenties to early thirties.

One was black, around 6ft tall and stocky, wearing a grey long-sleeved hooded top and black tracksuit bottoms.

The second was white, 6ft tall, stocky, with short dark curly hair and was wearing a blue long-sleeved top and blue tracksuit bottoms.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact DC Adrian Lever at Dewsbury CID via 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

 
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