Trio of burglars flee after Sheffield resident catches them red handed

Norborough Road, Manor. Picture: Google
Norborough Road, Manor. Picture: Google

A trio of burglars fled a house after the occupant caught them sneaking in.

The three men entered through an insecure conservatory door at a home in Norborough Road, Manor, at 9.45am yesterday morning.

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They fled empty handed when the resident saw them and got away in a silver car.

In a similar incident, two burglars were disturbed when they tried to get into a home through a back door in Hursley Drive, Sothall.

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The two men fled out through the back garden empty handed following the attempted break-in at 7.20pm yesterday.

Burglars also got into a home in Prince of Wales Road, Manor, between 5.20am and 1pm yesterday.

They had forced open the front UPVC door handle and lock.

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They searched the property but nothing had been taken.

Contact police with information on 101.