Thieves creep into sleeping household in middle of night making off with cameras, bikes, iPads and a phone


Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary on Whitbourne Avenue, Swindon in the early hours of Wednesday 6 September 2017 around 12.30am.

Unknown suspect(s) entered the property via the rear doors whilst the occupants were asleep and stole a number of items, including: a Samsung Galaxy mobile phone, an Apple iPad, a white Merida Crossway 40 D Men’s Hybrid Bike (pictured), a Nikon D3300 DSLR camera and a Fuji Finepix DSLR camera.  

The cameras contain family photos of a wedding that hold great sentimental value.  

If you saw anyone acting suspicious in this area or can provide information to identify a suspect please call PC Kevin Payne on 101, or contact us anonymously, via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.