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Bridport woman assaulted during burglary


12:29pm 16th June 2012

A Bridport woman has been assaulted in a burglary.

It happened around 4pm on the 12th of June at a house on West Street.

Jewellery and clothing was snatched by two men in the burglarly which left the 45-year-old women with facial injuries.

Police say there may be people who saw them getting into a white car parked outside Ladbrokes in West Street - they're encouraging witnesses to come forward.

The victim has described the first offender as being black, aged around 20 with short afro hair, of stocky build and wearing a baseball cap.

The second man is described as white, aged around 30 and around six feet tall.

Anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident number 12:409. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111.

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