Police appeal for vigilance after burglary

Homeowners are being warned to be on their guard after a house was burgled in Euxton.

More than £4,500 of jewellery was taken in the incident in Bredon Avenue between 9.20am and 19.20pm on October 15.

A police spokesman said: “The property had been visited on numerous occasions in the week leading up to the burglary by people offering services including a new driveway and solar panels.

“We are investigating whether there may be a link between the visits and the incident.

“Jewellery worth £4,600 was taken in the burglary and it was a mix of rings and necklaces.

“We are asking for all homeowners to be vigilant.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Chorley Police on: 08451 25 35 45 or Cimestoppers on 0800 555 111.