BURGLARS struck at a popular shopping village in the east of the county overnight.

Police said multiple break-ins had been reported at the Hop Pocket shopping village in Bishops Frome, after burglars targeted retail units at the site between 3pm on January 12 and 8am this morning.

Several premises were searched and items have been reported stolen.

If you have information that you believe may be connected to the break-in, contact police on 101, quoting incident number 0100S 130120