Luton homeowner woke to find burglars rifling through his property

Burglars broke into a unit at a Corby industrial estate

Burglars broke into a unit at a Corby industrial estate

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A man was pushed down the stairs at his home in Summerfield Road, Luton, on January 10 after being woken by burglars rifling through his house.

A large amount of cash and Asian jewellery was stolen by the raiders who escaped through the back of the house.

The victim was woken by the noise and confronted the burglars who pushed him down the stairs, following him down and jumping over him before leaving.

Detective Constable Rachael Foy, investigating, said: “The victim was lucky not to be seriously. I would appeal to anyone who may have seen or heard anything in and around Summerfield Road at the time of the incident to get in touch.”

Anyone with information relating to this incident can contact DC Rachael Foy, in confidence, at Bedfordshire Police on 101, or text information to 07786 200011.

Alternatively you can contact the independent crime fighting charity, Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.