THREE burglars, one armed with a knife and another with an axe, broke into a house in Clacton.

Police are investigating following an aggravated burglary in Polstead Way.

The armed men forced their way into the house at about midnight this morning.

They took a wallet, money and car keys before making off.

A spokesman for Essex Police said: "We do not have a description of the men but are looking for anyone who saw or heard anything to come forward.

"We’re also keen to speak to anyone who has CCTV or was driving in the area and has dash cam."

If you have any information about the incident please call 101 quoting incident 84 of 07/07 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.