Search

Attempted break-in at Gorleston home

PUBLISHED: 12:43 29 June 2012 | UPDATED: 12:43 29 June 2012

Police are appealing for information after someone attempted to break into a home in Gorleston.

It happened at an address in mariners Compass between 9.30am and 2.30pm on Friday, June 15.

No entry was gained but a window and patio door were damaged in the process.

A bang was heard between 1pm and 1.30pm which caused a neighbour’s dogs to start barking and it is thought this may have scared the intruder or intruders off.

Police investigating the incident are asking anyone who may have been in the area between these times to think back to see if you remember seeing anything suspicious.

If you have any information about the incident or who tried to break in please call DC Gillian Dawson at Great Yarmouth CID on 101.

Other News

19:16

When the first ever recorded twin seal pups were born at Horsey three years ago it sent ripples of excitement across the globe.

Lead has been stolen from the roof of a church in the Great Yarmouth Borough.

Happy Birthday Prince Charles! Residents in Great Yarmouth wished the Prince of Wales a very happy 70th birthday at a special tea party held at the town hall on Wednesday afternoon.

15:21

A fundraising tractor run which took 50 farm vehicles on a tour of east Norfolk towns and villages has hauled in £1,582 for two regional charities.

Most Read

12:29

Police are appealing for help to trace a woman following a theft in Great Yarmouth.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:10

The man who was killed in a fatal stabbing in Great Yarmouth has been named.

Read more
Norwich Magistrates Court
Mon, 11:17

A man remains in hospital with serious injuries after his car crashed into a telephone pole and tree before landing in a ditch.

Read more
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Residents in Great Yarmouth will be able to enjoy having their favourite fast food orders delivered right to their doorstep thanks to a new delivery service.

Read more
Norwich
14:51

Homes are going up on a pub’s garden as it looks for ways to thrive.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 8°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the Great
Yarmouth Mercury

e-edition today

Subscribe

Newsletter Sign Up

Great Yarmouth Mercury weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy