Raiders hit 39 Scunthorpe homes as victims die, go into care or holiday

An article published by the Scunthorpe Telegraph newspaper as reported a warning issued by the Police to home owners in Scunthorpe after a run of burglaries targeted at empty properties.

Figures showed there have been 39 break-ins at empty properties in the town and wider area since August 1.

Of these, 14 were targeted at the homes of those who have recently moved into care homes or passed away, 19 victims were on holiday or away from home and six were at properties that were up for sale or rent.


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