JEWELLERY and cash were taken from a Blackbird Leys house after thieves smashed their way into the property.

The Hornbeam Drive, Oxford, home was broken into sometime between 8am and 2pm on Wednesday.

Thieves shattered a kitchen window to get into the building.

The entire house was ransacked, with the burglars taking jewellery and an amount of cash which police have not disclosed.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 43180147702.