Woman fights back after man breaks in to her Kingswood home

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Police are appealing for witnesses after an aggravated break and enter at Kingswood yesterday.

About 10.45am on Tuesday, a woman, aged in her 60s, was alone in her home on Edna Street, Kingswood, when a man broke in.

“The woman confronted the man and there was a short struggle and he ran off toward First Street, Kingswood,” a Police spokesperson said.

“Officers from St Marys attended and established a crime scene. A search was undertaken but the man was not located.”

Investigators would like to speak with a man who may be able to assist with their inquiries.

He is described as being approximately 180cm tall and was wearing a white t-shirt, and blue shorts.

Police are urging any witnesses or anyone with information in relation to this incident to come forward.

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