Appeal for information following aggravated burglary (Filton)

Police in South Gloucestershire are appealing for information in relation to an aggravated burglary in Filton on Friday, March 19.

At around 9pm on Friday evening three unknown males have forced entry to a property on Southmead Road, Filton and were carrying, what were believed to be rounders bats. They are alleged to have threatened the victims before stealing a number of items.

Among the items stolen was a distinctive large green plastic money saving jar in the shape of a beer bottle.

The offenders are described as male, of slim build, of between 5ft 9ins and 5ft 11ins tall. All were wearing dark clothing with scarves covering their faces and hoods over their heads. Two of the three were thought to be white.

Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who may have information that could help police with their enquiries should contact officers in Staple Hill on 0845 456 7000. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Source: Avon and Somerset Police