Youngster watched mum being held at knifepoint by a group of masked men in their Northampton home

A gang of masked men with knives 'threatened and demanded money' from a woman in her home while her three-year-old watched on.

Wednesday, 2nd November 2016, 10:47 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 5:01 pm
Moore Street in Kingsley, photo credit, Google Maps

The woman who lives in Kingsley and does not wish to be named, was at home with her child and ex-partner when six or seven men with knives entered her house in search of cash.

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The incident took place in the evening on Wednesday, October 26.

A Northamptonshire police spokeswoman said: “We can confirm that we received a report at a property... at 7.15pm on Wednesday, October 26. An investigation is now underway.”