Teenager scares off house intruder

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An intruder to a house fled the scene after being caught by an alert teenager.

The 18-year-old was sitting in the lounge of the house in Belhaven Park, in Muirhead, when a male - aged around 17 to 18 - entered through an insecure door.

The incident took place on Sunday, June 2, at around 3.40am. The suspect is described as around 5ft 10ins tall, of slim build and was wearing a blue body warmer and dark top and trousers.

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