Gorse Hill homeowner hospitalised after being attacked by burglars

A man has been taken to hospital following an attempted burglary in Gorse Hill.


It is understood, from witnesses, that two men were disturbed by a homeowner while attempting to burgle a property in Beatrice Street at around 8.30pm, 27 August.

A man, in his 40s, received injuries. His condition is unknown at this time.

The suspected burglars got away in a car, which was outside the property.

Detectives from Swindon CID are currently at the scene and investigating the incident. Crime Scene Investigation officers are also at the property.

If you witnessed the incident, or saw anything suspicious, please contact Wiltshire Police on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, immediately.