Handbag and car keys taken in Watton burglary

Picture: Archant library.

Picture: Archant library. - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2015

Detectives are appealing for information after a handbag was stolen during a burglary in Watton.

It happened between 11pm on Friday and 9am on Saturday (January 20-21) at a property in Washington Drive.

Suspect(s) gained access to the property and stole a handbag, containing banks cards, driving licence and passport, as well as £50 in cash. Keys to a vehicle were also taken and the car was searched but not taken.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or may have seen or heard anything suspicious in the area between the times stated.

Anyone with information should contact Detective Constable Debbie Johnston at Thetford CID on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.