THIEVES broke into a house in Acomb.

North Yorkshire Police said the house in Tudor Road was targeted overnight on Wednesday, December 5.

A spokesman could not confirm what had been stolen in the burglary, but urged anyone who had information to contact the force on 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 quoting job 203 of December 6.

The spokesman also urged residents living nearby to report any suspicious activity in the area to 101 or 999 as appropriate.