Police issue warning following spate of burglaries
have warned residents in the Burnham-On-Sea area to be extra vigilant
following a spate of burglaries over the past week.
break-ins have occurred where jewellery, cash and other valuables
have been stolen.
Police believe the incidents could be linked and have urged residents
to step up their security.
the first incident, three burglars broke into a home in Apex Drive,
Burnham and were disturbed by the owners and fled empty-handed.
second break-in occurred in Alstone, Highbridge, where burglars
entered a property by breaking a window and then taking valuables.
further break-ins have also occurred in Pawlett over the past
week where windows have been smashed and valuables stolen.
Roger Tolley told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Our investigations
are ongoing, but we do have suspicions that the incidents are
advise residents to ensure their homes are secure and that the
properties look occupied even when they are actually empty. We
would also ask residents to report anything suspicious."