BURGLARS broke into a derelict building in St Mary Bourne last week.

The incident took place sometime between Wednesday, January 1, and Friday, January 3 at midday.

Police say that “unknown persons” gained access to a derelict premises, smashing a window and carrying out a search of the building.

Nothing was taken as far as police are aware.

Officers have appealed to anyone with information regarding the incident to get in touch by calling 101, quoting the crime reference number 44200010250.