Sunday witnessed a spree of burglaries. A total of 23 break-ins were reported to police.

In most cases the thieves left with money and jewelry.

In Remich, the intruders were caught climbing up and over a balcony.

The men managed to escape in this instance before police could get to the scene.

According to the witness the thieves spoke in an eastern European language.

One of the thieves has been described as a 1.8 meters tall, bald and bearded white man, wearing black clothing.