BURGLARS stole a heart monitor during a house raid.
As well as the essential medical equipment, raiders also took a television, a camera and a 10 euro note from the house in Cheviot Place, Peterlee. Anthony Lenehan, 21, of Hall Crescent, Peterlee, Lee Cammock, 20, of Morpeth Street, Horden, and David Muir, 19, of Smillie Road, Horden, all pleaded guilty to a single charge of burglary when they appeared at Durham Crown Court yesterday.
Judge Christopher Prince adjourned the case for the preparation of probation reports.
Lenehan and Muir were bailed, Cammock is remanded in custody.
The judge ordered the case to be listed for sentence on July 26 when all three will be back before the courts.