Two arrested as man tied up in own home by pair of masked burglars

Police meeting.

Police meeting.

Have your say

Two men have been arrested after a homeowner was tied to a chair by a pair of masked burglars.

The incident happened at a property on Fern Avenue, Staveley, at around 5am on Friday morning.

Two men, both wearing scarves on their faces, entered the house, demanded money and threatened a man. When he refused they tied him to a chair.

A 31-year-old and a 35-year-old have been arrested on suspicious of aggravated burglary.

Anyone that saw any suspicious activity in the area is asked to call police on 101.

Back to the top of the page