Investigating officer Det Insp Mike Roddy said: “This was obviously a very concerning incident for the victim. Fortunately he was not injured. “We would urge anyone who was in the area at that time and may have seen anything suspicious or saw the vehicle to please get in touch as a matter of urgency. “We are linking this incident to a similar one near Bampton on 19 February when men broke into a home and stole firearms.”
If you have any information please call via the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101 quoting URN 441 1/3. If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers (opens new window) <https://crimestoppers-uk.org/> anonymously on 0800 555 111. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court. Join us on www.thamesvalleyalert.co.uk (opens new window) <http://www.thamesvalleyalert.co.uk/> to receive local crime and safety messages. NB. A further man has been arrested since the publication of this press release.
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