Suspected burglar arrested in Gosforth

17 Oct 2016 10:12 AM

Jacket 6 Tcm4 102100 [View Full Size]

Police arrest suspected burglar in Gosforth.

At 3:55am this morning (Monday, October 17) officers received a call from a member of the public about hearing a window smash at a property in Park Avenue.

Officers immediately responded and carried out a search at the address.

They found a rear window had been broken and a man inside the house. He tried to run off however was detained and arrested on suspicion of burglary.

The 18-year-old man is currently in police custody and enquiries are ongoing.

If anyone hears or sees anything suspicious where they live, especially late at night, or thinks there may be a crime in action then please report it to us on 999 - you could be helping prevent crimes from happening.

View the full news release