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Alert Issued After Pocklington Burglary

Pocklington Police

12:42pm 26th November 2013

A burglary alert's been issued for Pocklington after a house was burgled

It happened at six o'clock last night on St Helens Road where police say jewellery has been taken.

It's believed the burglar got in through a back downstairs window. 

Anyone with information on this burglary is asked to call 101 and refer to Log 545 from yesterday.

Sergeant Dave Dosdale has issued this warning to homeowners:

"There are a number of late night shopping events in the area next week.  There will be officers around to give crime prevention advice and hand leaflets out but please, if you are attending one of these events, leave a radio or lights on and close your curtains.  Give the impression you are in.  We all live in a very safe area and please don't worry.  It is very unlikely you will be the victim of crime however we all need to take precautions."

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