Rural Lincolnshire village burglaries 'linked'

A series of burglaries in rural villages could be linked, Lincolnshire Police have warned.

Houses in Marton, Corringham, Stow and Willingham-by-Stow, all near the town of Gainsborough, have been targeted in the past week.

Property including a television, X-Box games and a charity box were taken.

Extra officers will be patrolling the villages and residents are being asked to make sure their houses are secure, especially at night.

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