Men steal firearms in Wragby

Picture Courtesy of Lincolnshire Police

Police are appealing for witnesses after a recent aggravated burglary at a house on Horncastle Road in Wragby.

Three men, dressed completely in black, broke into a house, inflicting injuries upon the owners of the property: a man in his 60’s and a woman in her 50’s.

Money and several firearms have been stolen. The assailants also got away in with the occupants Mitsubishi Shogun, which has been found abandoned.

Detective Inspector Sarah Constantine says:

“We responded to this incident by deploying armed officers and we also carried out extensive searches of the local area.  We did not locate the suspects but did find the vehicle they used to escape from the scene. We are now working tirelessly to find those responsible.”

Two men have since been arrested and released under investigation, leaving the search ongoing.