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Handbag, laptop and car stolen in overnight creeper burglary

Burglars broke in through an open window at rear of premises

Thieves have raided a house in Co Armagh in an overnight creeper burglary.

A handbag and laptop were taken sometime between midnight and 6am in the Mourneview area of Lurgan.

The burglars also took the car keys and then made off in the victim’s car, a black Vauxhall, registration SD15 EDJ.

Police say entry was gained through an open rear window and advise people to take precautions to protect themselves against this type of crime, including simply closing doors and windows.

They have appealed to anyone who may have noticed suspicious activity or who knows where the car may be now to get in touch using the non-emergency number 101.

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