Tag: Burglary

French visitor beaten and robbed of pizza

A Frenchman staying in Hedge End on a work exchange was attacked and robbed of a pizza.Between 10 and 11pm Friday, October 19, the 22-year-old man was crossing the car park at the rear of shops in St John’s Road, Hedge End, when he was approached by two men who demanded money.The first man struck…

Motorcycle gang attempt Waitrose break-in

Around one am yesterday morning, a team of burglars broke into the Waitrose supermarket Chandlers Ford, forcing apart the front doors and then attacking the secure cigarette kiosk.  The alarm was activated and the would-be thieves fled empty handed. They escaped on motorbikes in the direction of Fryern Recreation ground. Throughout the day scenes of crime…

£10,000 worth of bikes stolen from garden shed

A distinctive motor-cross motorcycle and more than £10,500 worth of goods have been stolen from a locked shed in a back garden at Edward Avenue, Eastleigh. Sometime between 11pm Saturday, October 20, and 7am Sunday, October 21, a thief or thieves broke off a padlock and forced a deadlocked door to gain entry to the…

Eastleigh police investigate Chilworth burglary

At about 11.40am Monday, October 15, a burglar forced a rear ground floor window of the house to gain access to a dining room. The house was alarmed and linked directly to the alarm company. The alarm was activated at 11.40am. Several items were taken from a display cabinet and drawers. These include a pair…

Intruders wake West End couple

A West End couple awoke to discover intruders in their house yesterday night. Burglars had scaled a 6ft fence and  forced a rear door to gain entry to a house in Upmill Close at around 1 am Wednesday morning October 10. By the time the householders, a 35-year-old woman and a 42-year-old man, got up…

Burglars strike at Bursledon

Jewelry and computer were among items stolen during the burglary of a house in Lionheart Way, Bursledon on Tuesday October 9. Between 1 and 6.15pm, someone forced entry to the house through a secure kitchen window. Stolen items include a ladies thin gold wedding ring and a silver bangle, both of sentimental value because they…

Dogs frighten off burglars

  Police believe a householders dogs scared off burglars who forced their way into a house in Chandler’s Ford. Between 10.50am and 12.10pm Thursday, October 4, burglars forced the rear door of a bungalow in Common Road and entered the kitchen.  It is believed they opened a garage door, but took nothing. A neighbour alerted…

Burglars make off with Rolex

A Rolex watch and a Toshiba laptop were among items stolen after a weekend burglary at a house in Newport Close, Chandlers Ford. Sometime between 5.10pm Friday and 1pm Sunday, October 5 – 7, a thief or thieves entered the detached house through an insecure conservatory window.  Once inside, the thief made an untidy search…

West End thieves nick bottle of bubbly

Burglars with a taste for champagne have struck in West End. Police are investigating an afternoon break in in Moorgreen Road on Wednesday (August 1)  when thieves smashed their way thorugh a rear glazed door into the home of a middle aged couple while they were at work and made of with a £1,000 worth…

Canon cameras stolen in Currys break-in

Burglars broke into the Currys store in Tollbar Way and stole several thousands pounds worth of digital cameras. Four people wearing hoods and gloves broke into the store through a fire exit at around 2.15am on Thursday, May 10. They were only in the store for a few minutes but smashed several display cabinets. It’s…

Elderly couple ‘devasted’ after burglars ransack home

Burglars forced their way into the home of an elderly couple today (May 15) and ‘ransacked’ their house causing ‘considerable’ water damage Police have reported. The distressed homeowners, a couple in their 80’s returned to their detached home in Botley Road Horton Heath to find it had been vandalised. Their pet dog had escaped into…

Burglary at old church flats

A burglar gained access to a block of flats in Newtown and assaulted a resident before making off with electrical items and jewellery Police are investigating the incident which occurred at the flats in the converted Church of the Resurrection at Bernie Tunstall Place ( off Yonge Close), Eastleigh today, May 15 between 3.45-4.15pm. Pc…

Bursledon burglars bag beauty bounty

Burglars helped themselves to a range of beauty treatments when they broke into a beauty parlour in Lowford. A large quantity of expensive nail varnish and other beauty products – along with a small amount of cash – were stolen from ‘Connexions Beauty Treatments’ on the night of April 28. Police say the stolen items…

Residents call leads to arrests: Updated

Prompt action by local residents led to the swift arrest of suspects following a break-in at Bishopstoke last night. Police raced to the Co-op store in Spring Lane, Bishopstoke at approximately 1 am, after residents reported a Burglary in progress. When officers arrived they found the front door had been smashed and the alarm was…

Police appeal for info following weekend crimes

Police in Eastleigh are appealing for help after a robbery and a burglary the town over the weekend. The first incident occurred in Chestnut Avenue. At around 11am on Friday two men approached a pair of college students in a bus stop opposite Alderman Quilley school on Chestnut Ave. They threatened the students with knives and demanded their mobile phones.…