Appeal for witnesses after burglars steal electrical items from homes

Police are appealing for witnesses after two burglaries.

The first happened at around 1.40am on Tuesday in Beatrice Road, Thorpe Hamlet.

Burglars broke into the property through the front door before stealing a Sony Bravia television, cutting the wires in the process.

The second burglary took place on Long John Hill, south of the ring road, between 3am and 5.30am on Tuesday, when burglars broke into a home and stole electrical items.

After searching the house they stole items including a 40-inch Samsung TV, a Samsung Galaxy tablet, a Samsung digital camera and a Sony and HP laptop.


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Police have appealed for information from anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area at the time of either incident, or who has been offered items for sale in unusual circumstances.

Anyone with information about either incident should contact police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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