Harrogate home targeted in '2-in-1' burglary

Harrogate home targeted in '2-in-1' burglary

Published by Harry Long at 4:51pm 23rd June 2020.

A home in Harrogate was targeted in a '2-in-1' burglary.

  • A house was burgled and a car stolen in Harrogate in a '2-in-1' burglary.
  • It happened in the early hours of Saturday 20th June. 
  • Police want anyone with information to contact them.  

It happened sometime between midnight and 6.45am on Saturday 20th June. 

A grey BMW 220 D was stolen from a driveway on Westbourne Avenue, after the victim’s home was broken into to get the car keys to cars on the driveway.

The BMW was recovered the same day after crashing and being abandoned towards Wetherby.

A number of items from inside the car were stolen, including a child’s car seat, a child’s bicycle seat, sunglasses, a makeup bag, a first aid kit, a box of brand new face masks and two sets of handmade doctor’s scrubs.

A personalised thermometer was also stolen from a doctor’s bag before the bag was discarded outside the home.

Police officers

Officers are appealing for information about any suspicious people or vehicles seen in the area, and any CCTV or dash-cam or doorbell footage taken in the area at the time of the offence.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact Elizabeth.Estensen@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or call North Yorkshire Police on 101

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12200103910 when providing information.