warning issued after 'opportunistic' jewellery burglary
have urged residents in Burnham-On-Sea to be extra vigilant after
a burglar stole jewellery from a house in the town on Saturday
evening (August 7th).
Officers were called to South Terrace after a shocked resident
discovered she had been targeted by an opportunistic thief.
Roger Tolley told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The victim had been
cleaning her car when the burglary took place."
lady had left her door open, allowing the burglar to enter the
building and steal a quantity of jewellery."
added: "We would ask people to be extra vigilant and not
to become a victim of opportunistic theives. It's easy to get
lulled into a false sense of security on quiet, warm evenings."