Appeal after burglars strike in Blyth

Police are appealing for witnesses following two house burglaries in Blyth.

Friday, 1st September 2017, 6:02 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 10:54 am
News from Northumbria Police

Both took place at approximately 2.30am in the early hours of Saturday, August 26.

At the one in Walsham Close, thieves gained entry via a rear door and stole property including keys to a car that they drove off in, jewellery, cash, wallet, perfume and mobile phones.

The stolen car was recovered nearby. The reference for this crime is 103440B/17.

A second burglary took place in a neighbouring street, Druridge Drive, and was discovered a short time later.

Thieves gained entry to a house and stole property – including cash, a mobile phone and jewellery – before leaving. The reference for this crime is 103975J/17.

Police are appealing for witnesses to either crime to call 101, quoting the reference number, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.