Two strikingly similar burglaries occurred over Sunday and Monday night.
The first happened on Lynwood Avenue, Anlaby (log 172 of 19 April). Between midnight and 4am on Sunday April 19 the house on Lynwood Avenue was burgled and thieves stole an imitation Mulberry handbag and contents, a gents blue Trek hybrid mountain bike. They also took the car keys and stole a grey Audi A3 TDI from the drive.
The second incident happened on Hymers Avenue, Hull. (Crime Reference 2109052) when between 6pm on Sunday April 19 and 6am on Monday April 20 intruders stole a silver Lenovo laptop, a white Acer laptop, a pink Dell laptop, an imitation Mulberry handbag and contents. Again they took car keys and stole a grey Audi A3 from outside the house.
In both burglaries it is believed the suspects entered the addresses through an unlocked back door. Currently neither car has been recovered.
Police investigating these incidents are asking for help from the public to identify those responsible. Do you know who is committing these crimes?
If you have any information please call Humberside Police on the non-emergency number 101, quoting the above references or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Humberside Police would like to take this opportunity to remind householders to always lock and secure their homes, especially at night and to store car keys in a safe place. NEVER hang keys on the inside of a door and NEVER leave keys on show or in an obvious place. For more home security advice please follow this link PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY
If anyone sees anything suspicious contact police immediately, we want to catch those responsible, and with the help of the public reporting anything out of the ordinary we hope to catch them before anyone else becomes a victim.