POLICE are investigating the thefts of two mountain bikes from the Haydon End area on Friday.

A black and white Mongoose mountain bike with full suspension and disc brakes was taken sometime overnight on Thursday from the communal hallway of Havisham House.

A Blue Plasma mountain bike with metallic grey graphics, a black saddle and full suspension was taken during the afternoon on Friday from the communal hallway of Alicia Close.

Police say the thefts may be connected. Anyone who may have seen any suspicious activity in the Haydon End area during this time should call 101 quoting reference 54140069965.