Warning after five homes are burgled in Langwith in two days

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POLICE investigating five burglaries that took place on the same street in the Langwith area are appealing for information.

Five homes on Dale Close were burgled between Thursday, 28th March 28 and Saturday, 30th March, with most of the break-ins happening on Friday evening.

Thieves broke into a house on Dale Close, at 10pm on thFriday, through a groundfloor window and stole cash and personal documents.

Between 9am on the Thursday, and 2.45pm on the Saturday, thieves forced their way into a house and stole cash and jewellery including two lockets, a wedding ring, an eternity ring and two pairs of earrings.

Another house on the road was targeted between 6.45pm and 10.20pm on the Friday. Offenders forced the back door open and took cash, jewellery and a digital camera.

Burglars broke into a fourth house on the same cul-de-sac between 6.15pm and 10.20pm and stole ornaments and jewellery including five rings, a men’s watch and a chain.

A fifth house on Dale Close was targeted but nothing was stolen.

Detectives would like to speak to anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the area around the time of the break-ins.

Anyone with information is asked to call Chesterfield CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.