Tag: Burglary

Boyatt break-ins: further suspect sought

Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary which happened in the Boyatt Wood area in April. The CCTV images show a man in the One Stop convenience store on Coxford Road, Southampton shortly before 8am on April 24, where he is believed to…

Councillor tip-off leads to arrest

Prompt action by an Eastleigh councillor has resulted in the arrest of a man wanted for burglary. Keith Trenchard, the recently elected Lib Dem councillor for Eastleigh Central ward (a result which is itself has been the subject of a police investigation), lived up to his election promise to ‘tackle crime and anti social behaviour’…

Burglary in Boyatt Wood

The Boyatt Wood Radio Burglars

Police are releasing two e-fit images of two men they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary at Boyatt Wood, Eastleigh in April. The incident happened on Saturday, April 16 sometime between 6.30pm and 9.20pm. A couple returned to their property in Crestwood View at around 9.20pm and disturbed two intruders in their…

Thieves target Hedge End cancer charity

Shameless thieves have robbed a Hedge End charity shop which raises money to care and comfort the terminally ill. The Marie Curie Cancer Care charity shop on Lower Northam Road was broken into sometime between 4pm on Sunday, June 5 and 8am on Monday, June 6. Glass panels on the front door were smashed and…

Police appeal after attempted burglary

Following an attempted burglary on the McColl newsagent on Nightingale Avenue on Monday night May 30 Police have issued CCTV stills of two men who had visited the store earlier in the evening whom they wish to speak to. The two men had visited the store at 8pm and while one man spoke to the…

Hedge End Co-op in fag raid

Co-op Hedge End

Hedge Ends Co-op store on Lower Northam Road has been hit by thieves over the holiday weekend. Police are appealing for witnesses and information after the store was burgled  in the early hours of Saturday, May 28. The incident happened at the store on Lower Northam Road sometime between 1.30am and 2am. Around £9000 worth…

Thieves target cancer charity

Heartless thieves have targeted a cancer charity shop in Chandlers Ford. Police are appealing for witnesses after the Marie Cure Cancer Care shop on the Mall was broken into. A paving slab was used to smash a door and gain entry sometime between 4.30pm on Tuesday, April 12 and 7.10am on Wednesday, April 13. Items…

Burglars strike again

Blue Police Lamp

Criminals are keeping Eastleigh detectives busy this week. Following burglaries on Monday and Wednesday, police are now also appealing for information after two men entered a house in Winchester Road, Fair Oak and stole items from the homeowners. The incident took place at around 9.30pm last night, Thursday, March 31. An occupant of the house…

Burglars strike near Cabinet Minister’s home

Burglars struck just yards away from the home of Cabinet Minister Chris Huhne yesterday. The thieves forced the door of the Crescent Suzuki store on Dutton Lane to gain entry and steal thousands of pounds worth of biker gear and motorcycle accessories. The burglary took place sometime between midnight and 6.45am on Wednesday, March 30.…

Daylight Robbery in Newtown

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Daring daytime burglars struck in Newtown yesterday (Monday March 28) forcing the front door of a flat on Bellvue Road sometime between 8.40am and 5.45pm. The flat was turned over by the thieves and an undisclosed amount of cash, around 50 XBox 360 and Sony Playstation3 games and a Southampton FC season ticket were stolen.…

Police appeal on Hamble thefts

Blue Police Lamp

A pair of wellington boots, a first aid box and horse worming paste were among the items stolen from a yard near Hamble Lane this weekend. The incident occurred sometime between 5pm on Friday, March 11 and 7.30am on Saturday, March 12. A white lock-up was broken into and several items were removed. These included…

Garden Centre thieves strike again

Police are investigating a burglary at the Aquajardin garden centre in Allington Lane, Eastleigh. Offenders struck at the remote site just after 1am on Sunday, February 27. The offenders forced entry at the rear of the complex before entering the office area and removed a safe containing an undisclosed amount of cash. This is one…

Pie Thieves strike in Fair Oak

Hungry thieves have cut their way through two wire fences to steal food from a popular Fair Oak garden centre over the weekend. The incident happened at the Arturi’s Garden Centre on Allington Lane sometime between 5pm on Friday, February 18 and 8.45am on Saturday, February 19. Two wire fences were cut to gain access…

Borough Burglary Roundup

Despite the police’s  recent success in securing burglary convictions light fingered housebreakers continue to inflict misery on Eastleigh residents. A large LCD television and a laptop were among items stolen recently in burglaries across the Borough.  A house in Lakewood road Chandlers Ford was broken into between 11am and 3pm.Thursday November 4th.  Around £10,000 worth of value items…

Pilfering Prowler Pinches Finches

Outbuildings in Horton Heath were broken into on Tuesday night when thieves made off with a chain-saw, a drill…and 50 canaries. The birds -valued at around £1500-and tools were stolen from a property in Fir Tree Lane. PC Kelly Parker said: “I would like to hear from anyone who has information about this burglary or…