A MAN has been threatened at his home.

The incident happened on Heather Grove, Spennymoor, at around 11.15pm last night.

The victim answered his door and was threatened by a man.

He was able to shut the door before the suspect ran off.

The suspect is described as wearing a black jacket with the hood up, dark bottoms, of slim build, around 5ft 5ins and is believed to have ran through gardens in the direction of Lyne Road or Grayson Road.

  • If you have any information call Durham Constabulary on 101 quoting reference number 550 of October 11.