Home raided while victims sleep

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A BURGLAR targeted a Burnley home while his victims were sleeping.

It is believed the offender got into the property, on St Cuthbert Street, via the back door, on June 25th.

The incident happened any time between 1-30am and 8am.

£320 worth of goods were stolen, including a purse containing cash and cards, and a Toshiba laptop.

The purse was later recovered, without any money in it, on Hind Street.

Anyone with information can contact Burnley Police Station on 01282 425001 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.