Homeowner tied up during burglary in Emersons Green

A man was tied up and threatened during a burglary in Emersons Green near Bristol, police said.

The incident took place on Monday morning in the Sidings, near the Avon Ring Road, when three men knocked on the door of a house.

Officers say the owner of the house answered the door and was confronted by the trio who then stole money, jewellery and electrical items.

One of the men involved was wearing a fluorescent high-visibility jacket.

Police said he was aged in his early 30s and was of a stocky build.

The second man was of medium build and had a local accent The third was of slim build, was either black or Asian and aged in his early 20s.

Avon and Somerset Police have appealed for any witnesses to come forward.

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