NEWS IN BRIEF: Rats rescued from blazing house

A PROBE is under way into the cause of a blaze which broke out at a Sheffield house while the occupants were out.

The fire on Wybourn House Road, Wybourn, happened on Thursday. It started at about 9.15pm.

Firefighters rescued five domestic rats from the house.

Agile burglar

A HOUSE on Neil Road, Hunters Bar, Sheffield, was broken into when the burglar climbed onto a flat roof and in through an unlocked window last Thursday night. Police are looking into a burglary on Orpen Way, Gleadless Valley, Sheffield, on Saturday night.

Car set alight

AN ARSON attack was to blame for a Ford Ka going up in flames on Edenhall Road, Arbourthorne, Sheffield at 10.15pm on Thursday.

Fault starts fire

FIREFIGHTERS were called out to deal with a BMW saloon which caught fire after a rear wheel bearing overheated on Wood Fold, Pitsmoor, Sheffield, at 5am yesterday.

Bike stolen

A motorbike was stolen from Backmoor Road, Hemsworth, Sheffield, early hours of last Saturday.