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Homeowners in Sandown should check their security arrangements after 3 males were seen acting suspiciously in the area during the early hours of yesterday morning (Wednesday).

At around 03:30, a property owner on Fairview Crescent off The Fairway caught the trio in the back garden ‘trying to break in’.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Constabulary has confirmed:

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“Police received a report at 3.24am on August 15 of a suspicious incident in Fairview Crescent, Sandown.

“Two people wearing hoodies had accessed the garden of a house, but left the area when confronted by a resident.

“Nothing has been reported stolen and no damage was caused to any property.

Anyone with information relating to this incident, or anyone who sees suspicious activity, should contact Police on 101.

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