Two arrests have been made after five homes were hit by burglars in New Bilton in the past week.
According to police the burglars targeted electrical items and a motorcycle in Steele Street, which was then set on fire. Following inquiries two youths have been arrested on suspicion of burglary and conditionally bailed pending police inquiries.
People in the area are advised to take simple precautions as darker nights draw in.
Anyone with any information about this incident or any others can phone 101 or report to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111