Police warning after attempted burglary in Hitchin


- Credit: Archant

Police have warned residents to safeguard their property after an attempted burglary in Hitchin.

The incident happened between 5.30pm on Wednesday last week and 3pm the next day, when offenders attempted to gain access to a property in Verulam Road.

The offenders gained entry to the rear garden via an open side gate and tried to force open two windows causing damage, before making off in an unknown direction.

No entry was gained to the property.

You may also want to watch:

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter