Preston man punched and head-butted during knifepoint attack in his own home

Preston man punched and head-butted during knifepoint attack in his own home

Appeal after man attacked in a house in Avenham

Officers say the men got into the property in Albyn Bank Road between 2am and 3am and attacked the householder.

The pair threatened the victim, a man in his 50s, with a knife, before repeatedly punching and head-butting him.

DC Fabian Spence, of Preston CID, said: “We are appealing for witnesses in connection with an aggravated burglary in Preston.

“Did you see anything suspicious or unusual in the Albyn Bank Road area around the time of the offence?

Police are appealing for information after a man was threatened with a knife and attacked at a house in  Avenham.

The pair threatened the victim, a man in his 50s, with a knife, before repeatedly punching and head-butting him.

Det Con Fabian Spence, of Preston CID, said: “We are appealing for witnesses in connection with an aggravated burglary in Preston.

“Did you see anything suspicious or unusual in the Albyn Bank Road area around the time of the offence?

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