Gunmen hunted after armed burglary in Dagenham

Burnham Road. Picture: Google

Burnham Road. Picture: Google - Credit: Google

Police are hunting burglars suspected of threatening residents at a Dagenham home with a gun.

The Met was called to reports of a burglary in Burnham Road shortly before 3.30am on Monday.

Officers think a group of males entered the property before threatening the occupants.

A car key was reported as stolen, later recovered nearby.

Police said no one was injured in the incident.

Officers are investigating with no arrests made so far.