Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Lyndhurst teenager tied up in own home by burglar

A teenage girl is recovering after being tied up by a burglar inside her own home.

The 17-year-old returned to her house in Chapel Lane, Lyndhurst, to find the man who forced her on to a bed and tied up her hands.

He then fled the scene with jewellery, a mobile phone and money.

Police said the victim had been left shocked and disturbed by the raid but was otherwise unharmed.

Witnesses are being urged to come forward.

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