investigate 12 linked burglaries in the Burnham-On-Sea area
have begun an investigation into a series of burglaries across
the Burnham-On-Sea area.
the August bank holiday weekend there have been 12 burglaries
around Highbridge, Cheddar and Axbridge which police believe are
offenders have been gaining access to properties by damaging ground
floor windows and doors before searching rooms.
far the burglars have taken valuables including jewellery, cash,
an iPad, a digital radio and a large screen TV.
to a Travis concert in Bristol were also stolen and police believe
these may be the key to finding the criminals.
investigation is taking place and police are appealing for anyone
with information about the incidents to come forward.
Leach from the District Targeting Team, who is involved in the
investigation, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "These burglaries
have to stop and we are doing all we can to identify the people
involved and recover the stolen property."
anyone suspects someone they know is involved or is helping dispose
of the stolen property please let me know."
am particularly keen to hear if anyone was asked if they wanted
to buy a pair of Travis tickets for a gig in Bristol in October
as these had been stolen in one of the burglaries."
police are urging homeowners in the areas to keep their doors
and windows locked and use timers on your lights to make your
home look occupied during the evening. If you have information
about the burglaries you can call the police at 101 and quote