Burglars make off

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POLICE were called to a Morpeth home in the early hours of the morning over reports of a burglary taking place.

The break-in happened at 4.47am on Saturday at a house in Heathfield.

Two burglars forced open the front door of the property and stole a black Xbox 360 games console, a 19-inch silver Onn television and a number of games and DVDs.

They carried off their haul towards Stobhill, crossing Shields Road.

Both were male, white and in their late teens to early 20s.

One was 5ft 10ins to 6ft tall, of medium build, with brown, wet-look gelled hair. He was wearing a navy blue Berghaus jacket with red detail on the arms and dark Adidas tracksuit bottoms.

The other had dark hair, was of slim build and was wearing a hooded top and tracksuit bottoms.

Anyone with information about the burglary can contact police on 03456 043043, ext 69191.