Thieves hit homes in burglary spree

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Properties in Garstang have been the target of a series of burglaries over the past fortnight, according to police.

The Garstang neighbourhood policing team is hunting thieves who have broken into three homes on Sycamore and Yewlands Avenue.

In one of the incidents, the homeowners lost more than £500 in cash and valuables.

The first burglary, at the dormer bungalow in Sycamore Avenue, happened between 8.35am and 5.30pm on March 21.

The second burglary took place on the same day between 10am and 4.45pm, the thieves damaging a rear door to enter the semi-detached bungalow.

In a third suspected burglary on March 28, more than £200 damage was caused to a home on Yewlands Avenue.

Call police on 101 with any information.