Police are linking two burglaries in Runcton Holme.

The first saw a home in Downham Road targeted some time between 1.45pm and 9.15pm last Thursday. Thieves smashed a rear patio door and stole jewellery.

A second home in Downham Road was broken into between 4pm that day and 4pm the following day.

A screwdriver was used to force a lounge window. A gold ladies’ wristwatch with a black strap was taken along with two silver gents’ pocket watches.

Witnesses should call King’s Lynn CID on 101.