Three teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of burglaries in Thornaby.

Two male teenagers aged 13 and one male teenager aged 16 were arrested on suspicion of burglary by Stockton Neighbourhood Officers last week on Wednesday (September 9).

One 13-year-old male and the 16-year-old male were arrested on suspicion of five counts of burglary and the other 13-year-old was arrested on suspicion of four counts of burglary.

The arrests were made in connection with a spate of burglaries in the Stranton Street, Mansfield Avenue and Westbury Street areas of Thornaby.

The teenagers have been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

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