Whitby Area - Burglaries overnight 11th into 12th July
During the overnight period of Thursday 11th into Friday 12th July three properties were targeted for burglary/theft within the Whitby Ward.
Underwood Drive - Between the hours of 11pm and 8.30am -
Garage door attacked in an unsuccessful attempt to gain entry, leaving door damaged. - IML 453647
Woodland Road - Between the hours of 9.30pm and 5.45am -
Garden accessed and shed door removed. Blue mountain bike taken and another bike left at property. - IML 453572
Fern Road - Between the hours of 10pm and 5am -
Garage door forced open causing damage to the door. Garage searched a silver Marin Larkspur City bike taken.
*Blue bike from Woodland Road recovered at address. - IML 453580
If you live within these areas and have any CCTV/dash cam footage please can you check it for anything of relevance. If so you can please can you re contact us by.....
Or by replying to me through Cheshire Police Alert
Please quote the corresponding IML****** when doing so.
Many burglars are opportunists, so take the appropriate steps in your home to help prevent you becoming a victim of crime.
- Use automatic timers to switch on lights when you are out.
- Fit outdoor lights with movement sensors.
- Keep valuables out of sight of windows.
- Close and lock all doors and windows when you go out .
- Keep keys out of sight.
- Lock all side and rear gates.
- Have an alarm fitted and make sure it is working correctly.
For further crime prevention advice check www.cheshire.police.uk