Burglars hit two houses

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TWO houses in Cramlington were burgled in broad daylight on Saturday.

Between 9:30am and 3pm on Saturday, November 12, thieves got into both homes, in Horton Drive and Langton Drive, via unlocked upstairs windows.

Items including CDs, an Apple iPod Touch and cash were taken in the two burglaries.

Inspector Dave Fitzgerald, of Cramlington neighbourhood policing team, said: “Anyone who was in the Horton Drive or Langton Drive areas on Saturday and who saw anyone suspicious hanging around is asked to contact us with any information they have.

“I’d urge all homeowners to secure all their doors and windows when leaving the house, upstairs and downstairs.

“Burglars are looking for easy targets and homes where windows and doors have been left open.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 03456 043043 ext 69191.