Man threatened by burglars

A MAN was threatened by burglars who broke into his house.

Police were called to Terrace Road, St Leonards at 6.40pm on October 6 after reports that three men had broken into a house and threatened the occupant.

They stole a mobile phone and some cash before making off.

The suspects are all described as black, and one as 5ft 9ins to 5ft 10ins, between 21 and 30-years-old, with short dreadlocks.

Detective constable Mike Pearson said: “The victim was not hurt but was obviously shaken. We are appealing for witnesses to anyone who might have seen these men running away to contact us via 101 quoting serial 1385 of 6/10. You can also call independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”