THREE streets in a West Berkshire neighbourhood were targetted by thieves in around 24 hours, according to police.

Homes in Newbury were targetted by criminals last week during the warmer temperatures.

Officers are investigating a number of thefts in the area.

At 6.30pm on Tuesday, June 14, police said thieves stole a handbag from a vehicle in Greenham Road, Newbury.

Officers said: "If you have any information, please contact the Police Enquiry Centre on 101 (ref 43220260284)"

Earlier that day between 10.30am and 10.45am, offenders stole a bag in Victoria Park, Newbury.   

Police are asking for information where you can quote referencec number 43220259398.

At 7.50am, thieves reportedly smashed a window of a property in Racecourse Road, Newbury.  

Nothing was stolen. Reference 43220259077 if you have any information for police.