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Appeal for information following home invasion earlier this year - Monaro PD

Thursday, 03 June 2021 01:06:22 PM

Police are appealing for information as investigations continue into a home invasion in the Monaro Police District earlier this year.

About 11.15pm on Friday 2 April 2021, a man and woman entered a home on Sharp Street, Cooma, and confronted the occupants, a man, aged 47, and a woman, aged 35.

The unknown man produced a firearm and threatened the occupants before a scuffle broke out and a shot was fired into the ceiling.

The armed man and woman fled the scene in a grey utility prior to police arrival.

There were no reports of physical injuries.

Officers attached to Monaro Police District attended and established a crime scene.

Detectives commenced an investigation under Strike Force Davesta.

As inquiries continue, Strike Force detectives are appealing for anyone with information that may assist to come forward and call Cooma Police Station on (02) 6452 0099 or Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident, including mobile phone footage from the area at the time of the incident, is urged to contact Cooma Police Station: (02) 6452 0099 or Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.