Woman threatened with knife in aggravated burglary in Colchester

Police are investigating

Police are investigating

Police investigating an aggravated burglary in Colchester are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

The suspect knocked on a door in Almond Way sometime between 3.30pm and 3.45pm on Saturday last week (May 16) and threatened the 51-year-old occupant with a knife.

He forced his way into the property and stole a mobile phone and £60 cash before leaving.

The suspect is described as a white man, around 6ft 4ins tall and of a strong build.

He had short black hair, a moustache, and wore a black leather jacket and blue jeans.

Anyone who saw the man in the area at the time is asked to call Dc Danielle Markoutsis at Colchester CID on 101. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org

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