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 No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.