Burglars target three village houses on the same day

THREE houses in villages near Grantham were targeted by burglars last Tuesday (February 8).

Offenders forced the back window of a house in Church Lane, Burton Coggles, between 11am and 3pm and stole a purse (Incident 261).

A window was forced and a patio door smashed when burglars broke into a house in Heath Road, Hungerton, between 9am and 5pm (Incident 372).

The thieves stole two laptops and a digital camera.

The third incident (377) happened in Church Street, Barkston, at 5.48pm.

It is not known how offenders accessed the property to steal electrical items and cash but they were disturbed and witnessed leaving in a grey vehicle.

Anyone with any information on any of these incidents should contact Grantham Police Station, quoting the incident number, via 0300 111 0300.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.