Burglars chased off

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A MAN challenged two burglars after they broke into his house and stole a wallet and cash early on Sunday morning.

The men ran off when they were challenged by the homeowner when he discovered them downstairs in the home on Factory Lane, Ilkeston.

Both offenders were black, wearing dark clothing and had their hoods up, one had a slight build and was about 5ft 7ins and the other was stocky and about 5ft 5ins.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to call the burglary team on 0345 1233333.