Police investigate home invasion - South Coast

Tuesday, 08 June 2021 09:52:03 AM

Police are investigating following a home invasion on the state’s south coast overnight.

About 7.50pm (Monday 7 June 2021), police have been told two men approached the front door of a home on Long Point Street, Potato Point.

The sole occupant – a 63-year-old man – refused to open the door, before the two men smashed the door and entered.

The homeowner ran from the house and hid in the backyard as the pair ransacked the home.

It’s believed they stole his wallet, cash and prescription medication.

The man was not physically injured.

Officers attached to South Coast Police District were notified and have commenced an investigation.

As inquiries continue, police are urging anyone with information, or dashcam footage from the area, to contact Narooma Police on 4479 3500 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact 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.