POLICE are appealing for witnesses after an aggravated burglary in Strathdale overnight.
Detective Senior Constable Len Ladner from Bendigo's criminal investigation unit said unknown offenders broke into a house in Strathdale Crescent about 10.30pm.
"They've forced their way into a house and damaged property inside while the occupant was present," Detective Senior Constable Ladner said.
"He wasn't harmed or threatened."
Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or Bendigo Police on 5448 1300.