A man has been threatened at his home


​The incident happened on Heather Grove, Spennymoor, at around 11.15pm yesterday.


The victim answered his door and was threatened by a male before he was able to shut the door and the suspect ran off.
The suspect is described as wearing a black jacket with the hood up, dark bottoms, of slim build, around 5ft 5in and is believed to have ran through gardens in the direction of Lyne Road/Grayson Road.
If any members of the public saw a man of this description in the area, or knows anything about the incident, please contact Durham Constabulary on 101 quoting reference number 550 of October 11.