Thieves use wheelie bin to break into Potters Bar house

THIEVES used a wheelie bin during a burglary in Potters Bar.

The bin was used to climb over a fence surrounding the Stamford Close property, enabling the thieves to force their way into the house.

Computer equipment, games consoles and items of jewellery were stolen in the burglary, which took place between 3pm and midnight on Friday, February 12.

A police spokeswoman said: “We are determined to catch those responsible for committing this burglary.

“I am appealing for any witnesses who may have been in the area at the time and saw any suspicious behaviour to contact us immediately.”

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Anyone with information should call police on 0845 33 00 222.

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