Police appeal after thief breaks into Skegness home overnight

POLICE in Skegness have appealed for information after a thief broke into a home on St Margaret’s Avenue in the early hours of Friday morning.

The incident occurrred shortl after 3am, while the occupant of th ehome was asleep.

“The occupier of the property was at home asleep when the offender entered via an insecure kitchen window shortly after 3am,” said a police spokesperson.

“When challenged, he left the address through the front door, taking a black velvet vanity case, red Jimmy Choo purse containing bank cards andf driving licence and a Sony Erikkson mobile phone.

“The burglar is described as being a white male of slim build who was wearing grey jogging bottoms and a red hoody,” they added.

Anyone with information should contact Lincolnshire Police by dialling 101 and quoting ‘incident 34 of May 18’. Report crimes anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.