Crooks hunted over two raids in Sheffield suburb

Burglars broke into a house in Sheffield and stole electrical items and the car parked outside before raiding another nearby home.

Thursday, 30th November 2017, 7:24 am
Updated Wednesday, 6th December 2017, 11:48 am
Cross Allen Road, Beighton

They struck in Cross Allen Road, Beighton, between 6pm and 10.30pm on Saturday after kicking in a door panel to gain entry to the house.

South Yorkshire Police said they found the keys for a blue Honda Civic parked outside and loaded it with electrical items from the house.

Two days later the stolen Honda was used as the getaway car after a burglary in Nether Oak Close, Beighton.

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A police spokesman said during that raid, at 4.50pm on Monday, burglars 'challenged occupants for a handbag and contents'.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.