Police are investigating after patio doors were smashed and a television was stolen at an Accrington home.

Officers were called Hatfield Road, on Friday, January 19. This was after reports of a burglary between 1.44pm and 2.40pm.

The offender(s) smashed patio doors with a brick and stole property, including a television.

An appeal has now been issued to find those responsible.

A police spokesperson said: “You are receiving this email to make you aware of a burglary on Hatfield Road on Friday, January 19, between 1.44pm and 2.40pm.

“The offender/s have smashed patio doors with a brick and stolen property including a TV. 

“Please be assured that officers are in the area and conducting regular patrols but we would ask that you are vigilant and report any suspicious activity on either 101 or if you believe a crime is in progress 999. 

“If you have any information or CCTV in relation to this that you believe would assist with our enquires then please get in touch on 101 quoting ref LC-20240119-0823”.