A night of terror began at 8 pm on Wednesday evening for an 89 year old St Francis Bay woman when she was overpowered by robbers who tied her up and proceeded to steal her possessions.
The brazen thieves gained access through a bathroom window after they had broken through the burglar bars.
Cash and personal possessions were stolen during the robbery.
The brave woman was fortunately left alone while the robbers were busy plundering her home.
St Francis Bay police are currently investigating a case of house robbery. The Police have requested people who are offered jewellery in suspect circumstances to contact them.