hunt for two men after distraction burglary in Highbridge
are hunting for two men who carried out a distraction burglary
in Highbridge on Tuesday (June 5th).
burglary occurred at 3.15pm in Grange Avenue when one man distracted
the occupant of a home while his accomplice went upstairs and
searched the rooms.
second occupant returned home and realised there may be someone
upstairs so he went to investigate. He found the accomplice hiding
in the bathroom and both men then ran off," a police spokesman
men were last seen in Church Street running in the direction of
was later discovered that money had been stolen from the property.
investigation has begun to identify the people responsible and
anyone who saw the two men in the street or has any other information
that might help is asked to contact Avon and Somerset Police by
calling 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.
Police in Highbridge's Grange Avenue investigating the incident