Woman disturbs burglars

A WOMAN disturbed a gang of burglars who were trying to break into her home.

She had returned to the house in Bailey Roads, Leigh, to find three men trying to gain entry,

After being disturbed they ran off, at about 1pm on January 8.

They were all aged between 16 and 20. The first was wearing a green hooded top and was carrying a draw string sports bag which is thought to have been green in colour. The second man was wearing a red hooded top and the final man was wearing a navy blue hooded top.

Anyone with information about the attempted burglary is asked to contact Pc Jon Holland at Southend CID on 101.Information can also be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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2:40pm Wed 16 Jan 13

mys842 says...

Seems the norm in Leigh now, it's all you ever read! Maybe it's the noise of the jets above that helps them get away with it
Seems the norm in Leigh now, it's all you ever read! Maybe it's the noise of the jets above that helps them get away with it mys842
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3:25pm Wed 16 Jan 13

maddie14 says...

A green a blue and a red hooded top, mmmmm sounds like JLS have fallen on hard times then
A green a blue and a red hooded top, mmmmm sounds like JLS have fallen on hard times then maddie14
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4:21pm Wed 16 Jan 13

DogsMessInLeigh says...

More hoodies at the forefront....that style of top is instantly connected with something underhand in todays Britain.
More hoodies at the forefront....that style of top is instantly connected with something underhand in todays Britain. DogsMessInLeigh
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4:22pm Wed 16 Jan 13

JessyJar says...

With the description of the colour of the hoodies they were wearing we'll find them in no time. So very helpful.
With the description of the colour of the hoodies they were wearing we'll find them in no time. So very helpful. JessyJar
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4:22pm Wed 16 Jan 13

JessyJar says...

maddie14 wrote:
A green a blue and a red hooded top, mmmmm sounds like JLS have fallen on hard times then
they was in mayhem nightclub a few weeks ago... coincidence? ;)
[quote][p][bold]maddie14[/bold] wrote: A green a blue and a red hooded top, mmmmm sounds like JLS have fallen on hard times then[/p][/quote]they was in mayhem nightclub a few weeks ago... coincidence? ;) JessyJar
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6:00pm Wed 16 Jan 13

leighonsea mummy says...

it is fast becoming the norm. but i feel we all need to look out for each other. neighbourhood watch all round.. lets all come together to stamp this out.
it is fast becoming the norm. but i feel we all need to look out for each other. neighbourhood watch all round.. lets all come together to stamp this out. leighonsea mummy
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9:12pm Wed 16 Jan 13

DogsMessInLeigh says...

leighonsea mummy wrote:
it is fast becoming the norm. but i feel we all need to look out for each other. neighbourhood watch all round.. lets all come together to stamp this out.
Neighbourhood watch complete with nosey curtain twitchers seemed a bit naff many years ago....but could work well today.
[quote][p][bold]leighonsea mummy[/bold] wrote: it is fast becoming the norm. but i feel we all need to look out for each other. neighbourhood watch all round.. lets all come together to stamp this out.[/p][/quote]Neighbourhood watch complete with nosey curtain twitchers seemed a bit naff many years ago....but could work well today. DogsMessInLeigh
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5:40pm Thu 17 Jan 13

Alan Jacobs says...

Just need one with a yellow yop and we have the tellietubbies.......
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Just need one with a yellow yop and we have the tellietubbies....... ....... Alan Jacobs
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