A serial burglar has struck again in Southampton.

The burglar targeted a property in Providence Park, Bassett, smashing the patio door window with a garden ornament.

A number of laptops, including an Apple Mac, were stolen between 2am and 2.30am yesterday.

Police are linking this to a number of similar burglaries. They are warning to residents to be vigilant and to ensure items are not left on display.

Call Bitterne CID on 101.