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Burglars disturbed by neighbour in Clacton
6:00pm Tuesday 20th August 2013 in News
TWO burglars were disturbed by a neighbour during an attempted burglary in Clacton.
Police were called to the home in Wellesley Road at about 11.45am on August 12.
A spokesman for Essex Police said: “The neighbour heard suspicious noises looked out and saw one man climbing through a window and another man in the garden.
“Both intruders were also disturbed by another neighbour’s dog and jumped over a fence and fled along an alley behind the gardens.”
Investigating officer Det Con Emma Beynon said nothing is thought to have been taken from the house.
Both men were described as being in their 20s, were of skinny build and had dark hair. They were wearing dark clothing.
Witnesses should call Det Con Beynon, at Clacton CID, on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.