Masked men force their way into woman’s home in Holywell Green

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MASKED men burst into a woman’s home and stole her jewellery.

The pair forced their way into the house in West View, Holywell Green, between 10pm and 11pm on Sunday after the 60-year-old woman answered a knock on her door.

They threatened her and escaped with some of her belongings, mainly jewellery.

The pair are believed to have made their way down a snicket at the back of the house and into a waiting vehicle.

The woman was shaken but not hurt during the incident.

The two men are described as in their early 20s, about 6ft tall and they were wearing dark clothing.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information that could help police should call Detective Sergeant Terry O’Keeffe in Calderdale CID on 01422 337086.