BROMSGROVE residents have being urged to be on their guard against burglars after four break-ins in the district in the space of seven hours.
On each occasion, the raider or raiders forced entry to the properties by smashing windows in the front or back doors.
The burglaries, which all happened between 8.15am and 3.20pm yesterday (Monday), took place in Harvington Road, Warwick Avenue, Royal Worcester Crescent and Mikado Road.
Jewellery, cash and electronic tablets were stolen from the addresses.
Any witnesses or anyone with any information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Information can also be given anonymously at www.crimestoppers-uk.org – the Crimestoppers website.