Derby

Eckington woman robbed in house by masked gang

Three masked men who broke into a woman's house in Derbyshire are being sought by police.

The gang forced their way into the property on High Street, in Eckington, at about 2230 BST on Tuesday and demanded cash from the victim.

They then searched the house and stole an undisclosed amount of cash and jewellery.

Police said the woman was unhurt but was left "very shocked and distressed" by the incident.

Anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area at the time are asked to contact police.

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