Newcastle police seek information on burglaries

September 13, 2011

NEW —5:40 p.m., Sept. 13, 2011

After three burglaries in the Hazelwood neighborhood in the last two weeks, and another resident reporting an attempted burglary, the Newcastle Police are reaching out to residents for information assisting in their investigations of the crimes.

According to a news release from Police Chief Melinda Irvine, there are multiple burglary groups breaking into homes on the Eastside, including in Newcastle and surrounding jurisdictions.

The entry or attempted entry in these instances was often made to a back window by cutting or prying screens open, according to the release.

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