Wiltshire Police have informed us that enquiries are currently ongoing following reports of an attempted burglary in Swindon.

They received a call reporting two males seen acting suspiciously with torches near garages in Buller Street at approximately 11.30pm on 7 August.

Officers attended the scene and carried out a search of the area.

Two males were located by a police dog handler on the roof of a property nearby.

A 16-year-old boy from Swindon was arrested on suspicion of attempted burglary with intent to steal, abstracting electricity without authority and possession with intent to supply a class A drug.

A 15-year-old boy, also from Swindon, was arrested on suspicion of attempted burglary with intent to steal, possession with intent to supply a class A drug and two counts of theft.

Both have been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information in relation to the report of attempted burglary on 7 August should call police on 101 and quote crime reference number 54180074270.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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