Burglars assault homeowner


A man was assaulted after trying to tackle two burglars he caught leaving his property.

The 58-year-old grabbed hold of one of the men after he had returned home to find them running down his stairs at about 7.30pm on Saturday (December 13).

They left much of the property they had intended to take behind, however did steal two rings.

Both men were wearing dark clothing.

The burglary took place in Putteridge Road, Luton, between 5.30pm and 7.30pm.

Call 101 with any information.