THIEVES made off with a haul of stolen goods after a house raid.
Burglars broke into the Hartside Gardens home in Easington Lane and snatched cash, jewellery, a laptop, mobile phone and games console.
The burglary took place some time between 5pm on Tuesday and midnight on Wednesday.
Detective Inspector Mark Ord, of Sunderland CID, said: “We’re carrying out initial enquiries to trace those responsible and want to hear from anyone who has any information.
“If anyone is offered cheap goods similar to these for sale we’d urge them to be cautious as it could be they’ve been stolen.”
Police have urged anybody with information to contact them on 101.