Burglars leap garden fence and follow householder into home in Rugby

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A HOUSEHOLDER was pushed aside by a burglar as he stole a mobile phone from the property last week.

The incident happened just before 5pm on April 2 when the resident of a house in Hibbert Close, Rugby entered the home through the back door. Seconds later, two men jumped over the back garden fence. One stayed stayed in the garden and the other approached the door and forced the resident out of the way.

The burglar managed to steal a mobile phone from inside the house. One of the offenders was arrested shortly afterwards.

Call (01926) 415000 with any further information.