Burglary in Gateshead

05 Nov 2016 14:00 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglary in Gateshead.

The incident happened at 2.20pm yesterday (Friday, November 4) in Hutton Terrace.  Three men attempted to force entry to a house in the street, there was a brief struggle between the occupant and the men before they fled. It's believed they made off in a dark coloured vehicle.

The occupant was not injured.

One of the offenders is described as having a distinctive scar on his face.

Enquiries are ongoing and police are appealing for witnesses. Any witnesses should ring Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 550 041116 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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