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Can you identify the man holding this TV? - Police want to speak to him in connection with a burglary

The man returned a further two times to steal more items. Credit: Cleveland Police

Detectives have released images of a man they want to speak to in connection with a burglary in Stockton.

The burglary took place on Bishopton Road at around 8.40am on Thursday 2nd March.

A man entered the property and stole various items before leaving. He then returned to the address a further two times to steal other items including a 55” LG Smart TV, a Sony video camera, a Samsung digital camera and personal items.

Anyone with information as to the identity of the man in the footage, or any witnesses, are asked to contact Detective Sergeant Amy Campbell from Stockton Volume Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

Do you recognise this man? Credit: Cleveland Police

Police appeal after boy, 17, threatened with knife in Stockton

A boy, 17, was threatened with a knife and robbed in Stockton on Wednesday 22nd March.

Police appeal after boy, 17, threatened with knife in Stockton

It has been reported that he was walking along Elstob Close in Hardwick when he was approached by a male who asked him for a cigarette. The 17-year-old reportedly gave the man a cigarette and walked away before he made his way onto Scurfield Road where he was approached again by the same male and threatened with a knife.

The suspect stole the victim’s mobile phone, which had a damaged screen, before he made off over the grass on Wellfield Green towards Hardwick Green Primary Academy.

The suspect is described as:

  • a white male
  • around 20 years old
  • wearing a black puffa jacket and dark jeans.

Anyone with information or anyone who may have been offered a Samsung S5 with a damaged screen for sale, is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Amy Campbell from Stockton Volume Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101.

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Two arrests after Stockton Post Office robbery

Two men, aged 35 and 38, have been arrested in connection with a robbery at a Post Office on Rimswell Parade in Stockton on 12 December.

The men have been bailed pending further enquiries.

Detectives are continuing to make enquiries into the robbery and are appealing for anyone with information to contact them on the non-emergency number 101.

Schoolgirl in stable condition after suffering serious leg injury

The Great North Air Ambulance Credit: GNAAS

A 13-year-old schoolgirl is in a stable condition in hospital after suffering a serious leg injury in a school sports hall.

The Great North Air Ambulance Service was called to Stockton-on-Tees at around 10.57am yesterday (13th December)

After being given strong pain relief she was taken to the University Hospital of North Tees by road.

Suspected armed robbery at Stockton post office

Credit: PA

Investigations are continuing after what's believed to be an armed robbery at the post office on Rimswell Parade in Stockton.

Officers were called at around 3pm to reports that four people with their faces covered entered the post office and took a 'substantial amount 'of money before leaving in a car.

Witnesses say that the men had a knife - although this is still being checked out by officers.

Staff were left shaken but unhurt.

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the robbery, or who may have seen a Zafira in the immediate area at the time, possibly driving at speed or erratically.

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