Two houses burgled in Colburn

Police are asking for witnesses and information after two burglaries in Colburn.

They occurred in Fourth Avenue, on the evening of Saturday, December 14.

Entry was been forced to two homes and a number of small items were stolen from inside, including cash, cameras and jewellery.

A spokesperson for Richmondshire police said: “We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.”

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for James Bowie. You can also email

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12190228684.