Appeal after school is burgled

POLICE are appealing for information after a school was broken into in Morpeth at the weekend.

Between 6.30pm on Friday, September 16, and 7.50pm on Sunday, September 18, thieves entered Newminster Middle School & Technology College on Mitford Road.

Once inside they stole a Dell laptop computer before making off.

Officers have arrested a 42-year-old man in connection with the burglary and enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with any information into the break-in is asked to contact police in Morpeth on 03456 043043 – extension 69191.

Alternatively, they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.