POLICE are appealing for information after a violent burglary took place in Alford in the early hours of Sunday, October 16.
Offenders entered the residential area of a shop in West Street and assaulted a 39-year-old man possibly with a crow bar.
They fled the scene at 2.36am towards the Half Moon and down an alleyway, the vehicle, thought to be dark red and possibly a Peugeot 405 was seen on CCTV two minutes later.
An ACER laptop, a Nokia phone with Thai lettering and a fish skin wallet were taken.
The offenders are thought to be linked to an attempted burglary at Ulceby Cross garage 20 to 30 minutes earlier.
Anyone with information should contact Lincolnshire Police on 0300 111 0300.