Daylight raid on rural home

BURGLARS have stolen a number of valuables in a daylight raid on a rural home.

The thieves broke into a house in the East Thorn Cottage area of Kirkley between 8.30am and 3.30pm on Wednesday, December 7.

The burglars made off with a number of items, including jewellery, a Sony LCD television, a Sony Vaio laptop, an Apple iPad and a brass coloured horse ornament.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who saw a white Ford Transit in the area at the time, or any such vehicle in unusual or suspicious circumstances since.

Anyone with information about the break-in should contact police on 03456 043043, ext 69191.