Three burglars caught red-handed by Police in Tamworth

Wednesday, 25th January 2017

NEIGHBOURS quick actions have resulted in three arrests in Tamworth as Burglars were caught red-handed

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of a series of burglaries in the same street.

Thanks to quick thinking neighbours, they heard noises in a nearby house in Barbara Street, Tamworth and immediately called police about their suspicions, just before 8:30pm on Sunday 22 January.


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Officers arrived a short while later to discover the burglary was in progress, and the youths were seen running from the scene. There is a significant amount of damage to the property, and multiple items have been taken from inside and outside from a neighbour’s shed.

The three men were aged between 18 and 22 and have been bailed pending further inquiries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on Non-emergency Non-emergency 101 quoting incident 621 of 22 January.

You can also report crime by contacting the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.