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Witness appeal after aggravated burglary in Andover

Officers are appealing for witnesses after an aggravated burglary in Andover.

Polic were called at 5.20pm yesterday, 7 December, to reports of an ongoing burglary at an address on Barnfield Rise.

A group of five people had forced entry to the property armed with what is believed to be knives, and conducted an untidy search.

The residents were present during the incident but were not injured.

It is unknown at this time exactly what was stolen.

Police will be in the area conducting enquiries, but are asking the public for any information that may assist them with our investigation.

Were you in the area at the time? Perhaps you saw something suspicious at the time, or have doorbell or dash cam footage?

Anyone with information is asked to phone 101 with reference 44210490965. Alternatively, you can phone Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111.