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Car involved in crash is linked to attempted Sowerby Bridge burglary

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Police in Calderdale are appealing for information after an attempted burglary in Sowerby Bridge.

Officers were called to an address on Bates Avenue at around 2.35am on Tuesday.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: “The suspects are believed to have gained entry by causing damage to the front door.

“They carried out a search of the property and made off from the scene empty handed after being disturbed by the occupants of the house.

“A short time later, officers were called to a nearby road traffic collision. The vehicle involved has been recovered and is being linked to the incident by detectives. Enquiries remain ongoing.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Calderdale CID on 101, quoting crime reference 13170255622.