Officers investigating a break-in at an address on Edlington Lane in Warmsworth, Doncaster, are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
It was reported to police at around 10.50pm on Monday 17 April, three man wearing balaclava’s and armed with what has been described as wooden sticks and a machete type knife, broke into the property making threats and demanding money.
One of the men has been described as white, of a stocky build and to have been wearing dark coloured jeans and a dark jacket.
The home owner, a 61-year-old man, was left shaken but unhurt in the incident.
Police are appealing for anyone who may have been in the area at the time, or who may have seen anyone acting suspicious, to contact them.
Were you in the area? Did you see anything?
If you have any information that may be able to assist police with their investigation, please contact 101 quoting incident number 1196 of 17 April.