Police appeal for anonymous witness to come forward

Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglary in Newcastle. Officers received an anonymous call from a man who said a burglary was taking place at Thropton Terrace, Heaton.

The call was made from a phone box on Newton Road, Heaton on May 1, the man appeared to know about the homeowner's whereabouts.

The victim returned home late that evening to find his laptop, computer and games console stolen.Police want to speak to the anonymous witness again. The witness or anyone else with information can call 101 ext 69191.