Night time raid by village thieves

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Police launched an investigation following a shed burglary at a property on High Street, Rudston.

The incident happened overnight on Tuesday 20 August 2013 when thieves approached the rear of a detached premise in the quiet residential village of Rudston while the occupants were sleeping.

A police spokeswoman said: “It is believed they gained access to the property by climbing the rear fence and approached the metal free standing shed.

“The shed had been left insecure, a full search inside was done by the thief.

“A RYOBI strimmer, garden tools and power tools were stolen from within.”

Anyone with information about this burglary is urged to contact the police by dialing 101 and quote crime reference 1994350.

The crime was one of several which happened over the past week which are currently under investigation.