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We are investigating an attempted aggravated burglary in Southend.
It was reported three men tried to force their way into an address in North Avenue at around 5.30pm yesterday (Sunday 5 February).
They were reported to have had a brick and knife.
Damage was caused to the front door of the property but they weren’t able to get in and then left the area I a grey 4x4 vehicle.
If you have any information, CCTV, dash cam or other footage in relation to this incident, then please get in contact with us.
Please quote the crime reference number 42/21623/23.
You can let us know by submitting a report on our website or by using our online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.
Visit our website to find out more about our online reporting services.
Alternatively you can call us on 101.
In an emergency always call 999.
If you would like to make an anonymous report you can contact independent charity @Crimestoppers, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111.