Burglars hit South Shields home while owners were at funeral

Horsley Hill Road. Picture from Google Images.
Horsley Hill Road. Picture from Google Images.

Heartless thieves targeted a South Shields home while the occupants were at a funeral.

Police are appealing for information after the burglary between 2.10pm and 3.15pm on Thursday, November 19, in Horsley Hill Road.

Burglars broke in and stole jewellery and cash.

Witnesses or anyone else with information should ring Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 638 191115 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555

111.