THE occupants of a house were left "shaken" after a man damaged the windows of their home with a meat cleaver while they were inside.

Police are appealing for information after the frightening incident on Monday night (November 25).

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Officers received a report shortly before 10pm that an unknown man caused damage to the windows of a house on Tarn Grove, Clinkham Wood.

Police say the damage was inflicted with what was described as a meat cleaver.

The man reportedly made off a short time later in a vehicle.

No one was injured during the incident but police say occupants were left "shaken".

CCTV and witness enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances.

  • Anyone with information is asked to contact @MerPolCC , 101 quoting ref. 19100691077 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.