URGENT: Police release CCTV in hunt for Weston-super-Mare attackers

PUBLISHED: 16:04 09 December 2016 | UPDATED: 16:04 09 December 2016

Avon and Somerset Constabulary has issued CCTV images in the hunt for the attackers.

Avon and Somerset Constabulary has issued CCTV images in the hunt for the attackers.

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Police have released CCTV images after a man suffered from head and hand injuries during a violent burglary in Weston-super-Mare.

Avon and Somerset Constabulary has issued CCTV images in the hunt for the attackers. Avon and Somerset Constabulary has issued CCTV images in the hunt for the attackers.

Two men forced their way into a house in Orchard Place at about 10.40pm on November 27.

They threatened a 51-year-old man inside the property, before one of the men – who had a metal object with him – attacked him. The pair then fled on pushbikes after stealing a carton of cigarettes.

The first offender was white, aged in his late twenties, and of a skinny build with stubble. He was wearing a dark-coloured bobble hat and dark-coloured hooded top, with the hood pulled over the hat.

The second burglar was about 5ft 7ins, of skinny build and was wearing a dark-coloured bobble hat, with a hood over the top. He also had fair-coloured stubble on his face.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call Somerset Investigations on 101, quoting the reference number 5216264022.

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