Police say that spate of Watton break-ins are ‘not being treated as linked’


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Detectives are investigating multiple break-ins in the Watton area.

Cash and jewellery were stolen from a house in The Street, Caston, between 1pm on Tuesday, September 12, and 12.30pm on Friday, September 15. Suspects broke into the property by forcing a door, and jewellery, watches and cash were stolen.

A similar incident occurred on Norwich Road, Watton, between 8am on Monday, September 11, and 7am on Thursday, September 14.

Suspects entered the property after smashing a window. It is unclear whether anything was stolen.

A third burglary took place on Paddock Road, in Watton, over the weekend, between 2am and 7am on Saturday, September 16, when suspects entered through a back door. A hand bag and a clothes bag were stolen from the house.

These incidents are not being treated as linked, but anyone with information should contact Norfolk Police on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.