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Police urge dog walker to come forward after attempted burglary

Worcester Editorial 23rd Oct, 2013 Updated: 19th Oct, 2016

POLICE  are appealing for a dog walker who may have witnessed an attempted burglary near Worcester to come forward.

It happened in Hurst Lane, Hindlip, about midday on Monday, October 14.

A window was forced, which caused the alarm to sound and the offender to flee.

Police want to trace a dog walker was walking his greyhounds along Hurst Lane at the time of the alarm going off, or anyone else who saw or heard anything suspicious.

Although in a rural area and surrounded by fields, the house fronts on to a very busy section of road , where there were tailbacks due to roadworks on the day of the offence.

Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact Detective Constable Ian Wright on the non-emergency number 101 quoting incident 227-s-141013, or ring the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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