Break-in bid appeal

POLICE are appealing for information following an attempted burglary in Morpeth.

Offenders forced off a temporary chip board door to gain access to a new building under construction next to Fairmoor Cemetery between 4.30pm on Tuesday and 7.45am on Wednesday.

Once inside, they searched for items to steal, but there was nothing of any value in the premises and nothing was taken.

Any witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101, extension 69191, or ring Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.