Detectives at Strand Road in Derry are appealing for information burglaries during which car keys and cars were stolen.
Sometime between 12.30am and 2am on Sunday, July 27, an intruder gained access to a house at Fern Park in Galliagh and stole a handbag from a kitchen table. Car keys in it were used to steal a silver Toyota Avensis. It was later found burnt out in the Ballyarnett area.
At about the same time, a silver BMW was stolen from Larcom Drive, off Culmore Road. Once again the car was taken using keys that were removed from inside the house.
The car was later observed in Buncrana, however has not as yet been recovered.
Information can be given on the police non-emergency number 101. Alternatively, it can be provided to the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.