Police probe into alleged attempted burglary

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A man and a youth have been arrested and released on police bail after an alleged attempted burglary.

The pair was allegedly seen looking through an outbuilding window at a property on Whaley Road, Langwith, about 9pm, on Wednesday, April 9, with a torch.

A Derbyshire Constabulary spokesman said the owner of the property claimed to have observed three people near the outbuilding with a torch and he detained two of them.

Police arrested a 27 year-old man and a 15 year-old male, from the local area, on suspicion of attempted burglary and they were released on police bail pending further enquiries.

Witnesses or anyone with information about the incident are urged to call Derbyshire police on 101 or Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111.