Police link two burglaries

PUBLISHED: 16:10 31 March 2008 | UPDATED: 21:26 31 May 2010

TWO burglaries in Newport on Friday (March 28) are being linked by police. The first happened in London Road between 11.50am and 12.15pm, when burglars forced their way into a house through its rear patio doors. Nothing was stolen, but £200 damage was don

TWO burglaries in Newport on Friday (March 28) are being linked by police.

The first happened in London Road between 11.50am and 12.15pm, when burglars forced their way into a house through its rear patio doors. Nothing was stolen, but £200 damage was done in the incident.

The second happened in Bowker Close between 10am and 3.20pm. After causing £200 damage by breaking through the house's back door, burglars stole £1000 worth of jewellery including pearl earrings, a gold chain with a cross and a pair of 18-carat gold Victorian hooped earrings.

Saffron Walden CID, on 01799 513232, would like to hear from anyone who thinks they may be able to help with the investigation.


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