Masked burglars confronted the occupants of a Northampton house.
The crime took place at a house in High Street, Weston Favell village at about 9.20pm, when four men wearing balaclavas broke into the property.
The intruders then stole a small amount of cash and two decorative swords before fleeing from house.
Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who may have any information regarding it.
Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111. Alternatively, you can use the anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org