A LOCKED bicycle was stolen as burglars broke into a sheds across Oxford.

Police are investigating the incident that happened in Banbury Road, Summertown, sometime between Friday and Sunday, where the offenders broke the chain of the bike.

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A similar burglary also took place less than a mile away at Elizabeth Jennings Way in Summertown between Friday and Tuesday.

It is not yet clear whether the two break-ins are connected.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting reference number 43200306986 for the incident on Banbury Road and 43200306651 for the Elizabeth Jennings Way.