Burglary in Birch Vale

Birch Vale burglary
Birch Vale burglary

This picture shows a man and a car that police would like to trace in connection with a burglary in Birch Vale.

On Wednesday, January 20, between 1.44pm and 1.55pm, a house on Hayfield Road was broken into.

Officers investigating have released this image of a man and a car that they would like to trace in connection with the incident.

Two men were seen in the area around the time of the burglary where cash and jewellery was stolen.

One of the men was described as wearing a black hat, a black jacket with white writing on the back and grey tracksuit bottoms.

The second man was dressed all in black with white trainers.

The men were seen to drive away in what is thought to be a blue Ford Focus.

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Dan Hunt on 101 quoting crime number 2928/16.