CROOKS fled after being disturbed as they tried to break into a garage in Kemble last night.

Police are appealing for information after the attempted burglary of a garage at a house in Kemble at around 9pm yesterday in Station Road.

Two men were seen by a neighbour walking from the railway bridge towards the house and up to the garage door. They were disturbed by a train arriving at the station and passengers disembarking.

The two men walked back to the station where they were spotted getting into a white Ford Transit Connect van and driving off.

Both men were described as being white and in their mid-20s. One was slim and the other of medium build. One was wearing a hoody and the other had shaved sides to his head.

Anyone with information that could help the investigation should call police on 101 quoting incident 380 of March 4.

You can also remain anonymous and contact the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, or via In some cases Crimestoppers offer rewards of up to £1000 where information leads to a conviction.