Police appeal after aggravated burglary in centre of Weston-super-Mare

PUBLISHED: 10:21 06 February 2017


The victim of an aggravated burglary suffered facial injuries and lost teeth after two men forced their way into a property in the centre of Weston-super-Mare.

George Street, in Weston-super-Mare, where the incident took place. Picture: GoogleGeorge Street, in Weston-super-Mare, where the incident took place. Picture: Google

Police are appealing for witnesses after two men forced their way into a property in George Street and assaulted the victim.

The victim was left with a facial injury and lost some teeth in the incident, which happened at around 7pm on Saturday.

Both of the intruders were men. One of them is described as a black man, of medium build and around 5ft 11ins tall. He is thought to be between 26 and 30 years old and was wearing a fluffy dark grey hat, a dark jacket and dark trousers.

The second man was white and also around 5ft 11ins tall. He is described as being between 25 and 30 years old and was wearing a grey, dark-coloured coat, dark trousers and black gloves.

A spokesman from Avon and Somerset Constabulary said: “We are keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident who may have seen two men who match the above descriptions.”

Anyone with information should call 101 and quote reference number 52170 26045.

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