Break-in witness appeal

DETECTIVES are appealing for information after an early-morning burglary at a pub.

Officers from Peterlee CID are appealing for witnesses following a break-in at the Oaklands Pub, in Durham Way, Peterlee.

It is said to have happened around 5.30am on Tuesday.

Nothing was taken as it is thought the would-be thieves were disturbed when an alarm sounded.

Police are appealing for information about the incident and anyone with information is asked to call Peterlee CID on 0345 6060365 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.