A woman was held at gunpoint by three men who burst into a Thornhill Lees home.
Armed police were sent to a house in Lees Hall Road on Wednesday (7) after reports of a woman being robbed. It happened at around 10.40pm.
During the 20 minute ordeal, the woman, 43, was tied up and burnt with an iron. The gang fled with £200 cash and her mobile phone, locking her in as they went.