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Burglar struck at Blackburn home as family slept
6:00pm Thursday 7th March 2013 in National News
A BURGLAR who entered a Blackburn home while the occupants were asleep escaped with a 42ins television, two mobile phones and the keys to the family car.
Blackburn magistrates heard the following day the owners discovered their car was missing as well.
Yasin Hussain Shah, 20, of Pine Street, Blackburn, pleaded guilty to burglary at a house in Livingstone Road, and theft of a satellite navigation system from a van parked in a nearby street.
He was committed on bail to Preston Crown Court to be sentenced.