Police investigating spate of burglaries in Calderdale

POLICE are investigating a spate of break-ins last weekend.

The burglaries included three in Ovenden. Thieves used a spade to smash a window at a house in Denfield Crescent between 9.45pm on Friday and 7am on Saturday.

Burglars took a portable DVD player after forcing open the front door of a house on Moorside Gardens at 1.25pm on Friday.

Meanwhile, a house on Keighley Road was broken into between 1.55pm and 8pm on Saturday

Anyone with information should contact police on 101.