South Woodford family threatened by knife-wielding burglars
PUBLISHED: 10:44 05 February 2018 | UPDATED: 10:44 05 February 2018
Four men wearing balaclavas threatened a resident and his child with a knife during a burglary.
Police were called to Cadogan Gardens, South Woodford, on February 1, after the suspects entered a property.
A Met Police spokeswoman said: “The male homeowner disturbed the burglars who fled from his home.
“They were all wearing balaclavas, one was holding a 3ft metal pipe and some sort of bottle.
“Another suspect was also holding a metal pipe and a knife and threatened the male and his children.”
The men drove off in a CLC Mercedes.
If you know anything about this incident please call the police on 101.
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