Burglar breaking in

Police have arrested of man wanted in connection with a house burglary in Arnold which left the victim feeling scared to leave her own home.

A safe containing a quantity of cash and other valuables were taken after an intruder smashed a patio door to enter a property in Sunninghill Rise February 7, 2021.

A suspect was tracked down by police on Wednesday (May 12) and a 39-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of burglary. He remains in custody.

Police

Detective sergeant Gary Hewson, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “The victim was left very shaken by this incident which made her feel worried about leaving her house and feeling unsafe in her own home.

Burglaries are an unacceptable invasion of peoples’ homes, which is a place that we believe our communities should be able to feel safest.

“I want to reassure the people of Nottinghamshire that  burglary reports will be taken seriously and will be investigated. We will continue to pursue those committing burglaries and remain committed to catching those responsible and bringing them to justice.

“Burglary is a priority for Nottinghamshire Police, with dedicated burglary teams focused on tackling and reducing burglary in the city and county, working alongside other force teams to crack down on the issue.” 

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