BURGLARS slept in a Coniston home after smashing a rear window, police said.

Detectives are investigating following the incident, which took place between December 29 and January 24.

Once inside they also consumed food and drink.

The property was left insecure and a red Gore-Tex Mountain Equipment jacket valued at £300 was also taken.

Anyone with information is asked to call police 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.