Theft alert for drivers

DRIVERS have been urged to keep belongings out of sight after several car break-ins.

Four thefts from vehicles have been reported over the last week in Pegswood and Longhirst.

They happened at Bamburgh Drive in Pegswood, Longhirst Hall car park and there were two incidents at Micklewood Close in Longhirst.

Police have warned drivers to lock their vehicles and not leave items on display.

Anyone with information about the crimes should call police on 101, ext 69191.