Intruders smash window and steal jewellery in daylight burglaries

The Spar shop on Bad Bargain Lane, York, close to the junction with Meadlands. Photograph © Google Street View
13 Oct 2020 @ 1.57 pm
| Crime

Two houses were burgled in broad daylight in York – with one having a window smashed in the process.

The burglaries took place in the Meadlands / Bad Bargain Lane area of York at approximately 11am on Sunday (11 October).

One of the properties attacked was close to the Spar store. Intruders smashed a window and got away with a large amount of jewellery.

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

“In particular, we are appealing for information about any suspicious people or vehicles in the area at the time of the offence or seen in or around the grounds of Applefields Primary School.”

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police.

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Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Antony Lockey-Smith
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Email Antony Lockey-Smith here
Quote reference number 12200178699