Distraction Burglary – Henson Close

On Wednesday 21st June at around 7.15pm there was a distraction burglary on Henson Close.  A male knocked at the front door and asked the elderly occupier if he could come in to ‘check the water’.  whilst the occupant was distracted, two further males entered the property via the rear door and a purse was stolen from a out of a drawer.

The male at the front door is described as White, in his 20’s, thin build, wearing a light blue top and trousers.  The other two males were seen leaving the house but there is no description of them.

Were you in the area of Henson Close or Park Road at this time, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)

Burglary/vehicle theft – Myrtle Avenue

On Tuesday 20th June at around 2.50pm there was a burglary and theft of a vehicle on Myrtle Avenue.

A female was unloading shopping from her car when someone entered the house and stole the car keys, then took the vehicle ( a Blue Vauxhall Astra registration BT66VHZ ).  A neighbour saw the suspect and has described him as White, in his 20’s, 5′ 6″ tall, medium build and wearing a blue tracksuit top which was blue/black in colour.  He left a bike at the scene which the Police forensic people are checking.  The vehicle is currently still missing.

Were you in this area around this time, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)

Burglary – Loughborough Road

On Thursday 15th June between 11.30am and 1.50pm, a house on Loughborough Road (close to the junction with Goscote Hall Road) was broken into.  Access was by kicking-in the front door, a search of the house was then made.  At present it appears that nothing was taken.

Were you in this area around this time, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)

Burglary – Wanlip Lane

Between 1.00pm and 4.00pm on Saturday 10th June a house on Wanlip Lane (close to Orchard Road) was burgled.  Access was via an insecure rear door and two laptops were taken.

Were You in this area around these times, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)

Burglary – Pasture Drive

Between 8.30am and 4.30pm on Tuesday 16th May, a house on Pasture Drive was broken into.  Access was by removing the handle on a rear door.  At this time it is not known exactly what property was taken.

Were you in this area around these times, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)

A Spate of Theft from Cars

Overnight on Sunday 7th to Monday 8th May we had a number of vehicles broken into in Iris Avenue, Gwendolin Avenue, Windmill Avenue, Sycamore Road and Rose Tree Avenue. A male was arrested after being seen acting suspiciously in the area but he had to be released as there are a number of further enquiries that have to be made.

Please remember to always lock your car, leave nothing on view and, preferably, leave nothing in it that could attract a thief.

(Information from local beat officer)

 

Recent Burglaries

Overnight on Tuesday 2nd May two houses on Roman Road ( close to the junction with The Drive ) were broken into:-

1)  Entry by smashing the glass in a rear patio door.  Nothing stolen but believed they were after the expensive cars on the driveway.

2)  Entry again by smashing the glass in a rear patio door and a high powered car was stolen using the keys.  The car has been recovered and some possible suspects identified who are believed to have been involved in both incidents.

Again on Tuesday 2nd May, an attempt was made to enter a house on Riversdale Close by breaking the rear patio door.  No entry was gained and nothing stolen.

There have also been two incidents of garages being broken into:-  Pen Lane Avenue (Hallam Fields Estate) and Cliffe Road, both on Wednesday 3rd May.

Were you in any of these areas around these times, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialing 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)

Burglary – Fielding Road

Between 10.30pm on Saturday 29th April and 9.15am on Sunday 30th April, a house on Fielding Road (close to Elmfield Avenue) was burgled.  Entry was by smashing a conservatory window and property including a laptop, wallet and phones were taken.  A Grey Audi Estate car was also stolen but has since been recovered.

Were you in this area around these times, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)