Police appeal for witnesses to Rotherham burglary that left man with minor injuries

Police are appealing for witnesses after a home in Rotherham was burgled, leaving one occupant with minor injuries.

Between 11:30pm and 11:45pm on Thursday September 27, it is reported that four men wearing balaclavas entered a property in Azalea Close, South Anston.

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary of a property in South Anston

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary of a property in South Anston

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The occupants were threatened by the men and a 55-year-old man suffered minor injuries to his face after one of the group assaulted him.

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The group reportedly demanded money and proceeded to search their house, taking a quantity of cash and watches.

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If you live in the area, and saw or heard anything suspicious on the night of the incident call South Yorkshire police on 101 quoting incident number 1069 of September 27.