At 10.15pm on Monday 4th December a property in Curzon Avenue (close to the junction with School Lane) was burgled. The intruders were two males and access was by forcing a bathroom window at the side of the house. During the burglary, the two occupants of the house were assaulted but thankfully not seriously injured. Items stolen included cash and jewellery. This incident is being linked to other similar incidents across the county and investigations are ongoing.
Were you in the area of Curzon Avenue / School Lane 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)