A burglar who targeted a house in Southowram has been jailed for over four and a half years.
Amir Khan, 30 from Toller Lane, Bradford, was jailed yesterday (05 February) at Bradford Crown Court after burgling a property on School Lane in the early hours of 4 January.
After forcing entry into the house at around 4.55am, Khan and others fled the area with two of the family’s cars – a Seat and a Mercedes.
Officers saw the vehicles leaving the property and tracked the Mercedes to a car park in Brighouse.
Khan tried to run from the car park, but was caught and detained by officers. He was arrested and charged on the same day.
Both the Mercedes and Seat cars were recovered by officers.
Khan was jailed yesterday for 56 months for burglary.
Following sentencing, Detective Inspector Gary Stephenson said: