Man arrested following reports of multiple burglaries in Cinderford
2:41pm Monday 2nd September 2013 in News
THREE burglaries took place in Cinderford over the weekend and police are calling for witnesses.
The burglaries happened in Furnaces Close and Westerley Close on the evening of Saturday, August 31.
A homeowner returned to their address in Westerley Close to discover someone had gained entry and searched the premises some time between 5.30pm and 10.50pm.
Meanwhile, two houses were burgled in Furnaces Close some time between 7pm and 11pm. A search of the houses was made by the offender, with a glass window smashed in one case and food taken in the other.
Inquiries are ongoing but officers would like to speak to anyone who has information but hasn’t yet come forward.
Anyone who can assist should call 101, quoting incident 570 of August 31.
A 26-year-old man from Cinderford was arrested on suspicion of burglary in connection with the incidents and has been bailed to attend Gloucester police station on October 31, pending further inquiries.