DISTINCTIVE tool marks were found after burglars attempted to break into a home in Tidworth, with similar incidents reported.

At around 4am yesterday (Monday) thieves tried to force their way into the property in Sidbury Circular Road.

A police spokesperson said: “Distinctive tool marks were located around the lock area of the rear door.

“We’ve had similar reports from other residents living in this street and we would urge anyone with information about any suspicious activity, people or vehicles in the area to call police on 101.”

Police are urging all residents to be “mindful of their home security and remain vigilant at all times”.