Man threatened with knife during break-in – Zetland

Police are appealing for public information after a man broke into a home unit at Zetland last month.

About 5.45am on Saturday 25 January 2020, a man armed with a knife entered a unit on Joynton Avenue and threatened a 20-year-old man who had been sleeping in a bedroom.

The man stole items from the unit including a gaming console, laptop, tablet and a wallet before leaving the unit via O’Dea Avenue.

Officers attached to South Sydney Police Area Command attended and commenced an investigation.

Police have released a description of a man they believe can assist with the investigation.

He is described as being Caucasian in appearance. He was last seen wearing a dark green baseball cap, white t-shirt and green shorts.

The 20-year-old man was not injured.

As inquiries continue, any witnesses or any motorists who may have been in the area and have dash cam vision, are urged to come forward.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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