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Robbers with axe steal jewellery and cash from Ipswich home

PUBLISHED: 16:07 03 September 2020 | UPDATED: 16:07 03 September 2020

Men with an axe robbed a home on Nacton Road just after midnight Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

Men with an axe robbed a home on Nacton Road just after midnight Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

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A man with an axe stole cash and jewellery during a robbery at a home in Ipswich shortly after midnight.

The incident happened on Nacton Road on Thursday, September 3 just after midnight.

The occupant of the house was asleep in bed and was woken by banging on his door and torch lights being shone through the glass window.

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The victim opened the door and three men entered the property in possession of an axe.

They proceeded to steal a quantity of cash and gold jewellery.

They then left the property and the victim received a minor injury during the incident

At this stage police believe this was a targeted incident.

Anyone who has knowledge of the incident or saw or heard any suspicious activity should contact Ipswich CID on 101, quoting crime reference 37/51156/20.


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