Thieves burgle Hartlepool pensioner's home and steal car

Police are appealing for information following a raid on a house in Hartlepool.

Saturday, 16th December 2017, 2:51 pm
Updated Saturday, 16th December 2017, 2:55 pm
Police appeal for information following Greatham burglary.

Hartlepool Neighbourhood Police Team is investigating a burglary at a house in the Greatham area where the thieves also stole the car.

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Thieves broke into the property yesterday, December 15, and among the items stolen were the keys to the elderly victim's car, which they also stole.

A spokesman for the force said: "Please be aware and be vigilant and keep your homes and vehicles secure."

Anyone with information is urged to contact Hartlepool Police on 101 and quote E227270.