Police are appealing for information after a kidnapping – Central North Police District

Police are appealing for information after a man was allegedly kidnapped in the state’s north-west last week.

About 9pm (Thursday 2 January 2020), a 75-year-old man was approached by three men and was detained on his property at Byrock.

The group ransacked the house and left a few hours later along with cash and keys.

The 75-year-old man was taken to Bourke Police District Hospital where he was treated for injuries.

The three men have allegedly used the keys to enter a premises at John Brass Place, Dubbo on Friday 3 January 2020.

A crime scene has been established, and an investigation is underway.

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.

/Public Release. This material comes from the originating organization and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length. View in full here.