‘Inquiries ongoing’ in hunt to trace knife-wielding robbers who raided family home
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Police are continuing to hunt two armed robbers who punched a man and held him at knifepoint after raiding his home.
Inquiries are continuing in connection with the robbery, which happened in Halesworth.
The knife-wielding robbers entered the house on Lansbury Road just before 1.30pm on Thursday, April 18 while a man and woman in their 20s were sat in their living room with a child.
The robbers - both men, who were wearing hoodies - made demands from the family before they held the man against the wall and threatened him with a knife.
The householder was then punched in the face before the robbers fled with a mobile phone.
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The man suffered an injury to his mouth during the robbery, although the woman and child were unharmed.
One of the robbers is 6ft and of slim build, He wore a grey hoodie with dark jogging bottoms and trainers.
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The other is about 5ft 9ins tall and also of slim build, wearing a black hoodie, black jogging bottoms and black trainers.
A police spokesman said: "Inquiries are still ongoing."
Anyone with information should contact East CID on 101, quoting CAD 197 of April 18.