Two people arrested after burglary in Homington

TWO people have been arrested in connection with a burglary near Salisbury.

Police were called after a raid at a property in Homington, south of the city, on Wednesday (May 17) afternoon.

Officers investigating the incident identified a vehicle potentially involved.

A woman in her 50s and a man in his 30s were later arrested and remained in custody for questioning on Thursday.

A Wiltshire Police spokesperson said suspected stolen property had also been recovered.

Insp Tina Osborn said: “Burglaries are a Force priority as we understand how invasive and traumatic a crime it is.

“We are pleased to have swiftly identified two people involved in this offence and they are currently in custody for questioning.

“I’d also like to thank the local community for their assistance with regard to this investigation.

“We will always take reported burglaries seriously. If you have been a victim of a burglary, please do not hesitate to contact us on 101.

“Always call 999 in the event of an emergency or if a crime is in progress.”