Two men to be questioned in connection with Holsworthy burglary.

Two men were arrested in simultaneous raids on homes in Barnstaple and South Molton this morning (Tuesday).

Police swooped on addresses in St Johns Lane, Newport and East Street at 8.40am.

A 25-year-old from Barnstaple and a 21-year-old from South Molton have been arrested on suspicion of burglary, and are currently waiting to be questioned at Barnstaple Police Station.

The arrests relate to an incident alleged to have taken place in Holsworthy on March 21.

UPDATE: Both men have now been bailed until June 15.