MASKED intruders, believed to be armed with a crowbar and a knife, broke into a Pedmore home and demanded the terrified occupants car keys.

Up to five offenders forced their way into the house via a back door and demanded the keys to the homeowner's Audi TT, police say.

The intruders then stole the car.

The incident took place on Greenfinch Road on December 26, just after 8.30pm.

Anyone with information should contact police via Live Chat at between 8am to midnight, call 101 anytime or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Crime reference number 20DY/300985M/18 should be quoted.