Attempted burglary at home of Sheffield Council officer

Would-be burglars attempted to break into the home of a senior Sheffield Council officer.

By Sam Cooper
Saturday, 31st August 2019, 1:32 pm
Updated Monday, 2nd September 2019, 5:09 pm

Richard Eyre, the council’s head of city centre management, said two men targeted his Oughtibridge home at around 12.30am on Saturday.

He said the duo ran off towards Church Street and added they ‘legged it’ when he went outside.

Richard Eyre, head of city centre management in Sheffield. Picture: Chris Etchells

Anyone with any information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.