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Five people arrested in connection with Sinfin burglaries

Posted on 2nd April 2015

Four men and two youths have been arrested in connection with five burglaries in the Sinfin area.

Two 17-year-old boys, two 19-year-olds, a 22-year-old and a 38-year-old have all been arrested following burglaries at Fox Close, Stroma Close, The Chase, Curlew Close and Blagreaves Lane in recent weeks.

They have been questioned and released on bail while inquiries continue.

Safer Neighbourhood team Sergeant Graham Young said: “In recent weeks, we have seen an increase in burglaries in Sinfin and we have responded by increasing patrols in the area.

“These arrests are as a direct result of our patrols but we are still encouraging residents to report any suspicious activity at any time of the day or night so we can continue to tackle the issue.”

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