Probe launched after reports of burglary in Sheffield

Two burglaries that happened within hours of each other in two Sheffield suburbs have been reported to police.

Sunday, 25th August 2019, 2:41 pm
Updated Tuesday, 27th August 2019, 11:45 am
Flockton Avenue, Handsworth

Officers were called to Flockton Avenue, Handsworth at just after 6.30am on Sunday after a resident reported a burglary.

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Then at 10.30am, they were called to Rodger Avenue in Woodhouse after a woman reported a break-in at her address.

"The incident is believed to have taken place between 1am and 9.15am. Enquiries are ongoing for both of these," said the spokesperson.

However, police said the two incidents are likely to be unrelated.