Facebook Pixel

Witness appeal following aggravated burglary in Bournemouth

07 January 2018
Detectives investigating an aggravated burglary in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

At around 7.50pm yesterday, Saturday 6 January 2018, Dorset Police received a report of a disturbance at an address in Spetisbury Close in Bournemouth. It was reported that three men with baseball bats, whose faces were covered, had pushed their way into the property after knocking on the door and the occupants, a man and a woman aged in their 20s, had fled the scene.

It is not clear whether anything was stolen during the incident and nobody was injured.

Officers attended the address and a search was carried out for the three men, but they were not located.

Detective Inspector Scott Johnson, of Bournemouth CID, said: “I would like to reassure members of the public that a detailed investigation is underway to identify the men who forced their way into the address.

“I am appealing to any witnesses to the disturbance in Spetisbury Close or anyone with information that can assist our investigation to contact police.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55180002967. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

Witness Appeal

Did you see anything? If you have any information to share, please get in touch

Get in touch
News archive FOI disclosure log

Media / Journalists

If you are an accredited journalist or member of the media, please click here for information about how to contact our News Team. They don’t handle other enquiries, but members of the public can contact us in many other way by clicking here.