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Appeal for information following burglaries in Mendip

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Police are investigating a series of overnight burglaries in the villages of Butleigh and Barton St. David between Monday 8 and Tuesday 9 November.

Various personal items including handbags and jewellery were stolen in burglaries that took place on Mill Road in Barton St David, and Chapel Lane in Butleigh between the hours of 2.15am and 5.00am. An attempted burglary also took place at High Street, Butleigh.

Police believe the offender(s) may have been using a dark coloured hatchback vehicle to drive around.

If you saw anything or have any information that could help police, please call 101 and quote reference no 5221262271.

You can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their Anonymous Online Form.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court or have to speak to police when contacting Crimestoppers.