While there are banquet facilities in The Meerhoek in Sint-Eloois-Winkel is already plenty of neatly dressed young people appeared at the turn of the year to celebrate during the Ball Magique of KLJ Moorsele, were startled three burglars are on the premises of the house to push Eric Vandemoortele and his wife Jaqueline Verrue. “My wife was very tired and so we decided to go to bed early”, Eric says. “It was only 21 hours. Jacqueline was already in the bedroom, I sat on the toilet. Suddenly I heard a bang. I thought that the fireworks went off.” Hardly was Eric in bed or Jacqueline nudged him and shouted that there was someone in the house was. “A second later the door of our bedroom open. In the doorway stood a man. Young, we think we can, and not too large. He had not expected to see anyone and so he struck quickly on the flight.” Jacqueline and Eric called immediately their children. Who hurried to help, but could no longer find. “On the side of the house had a window smashed at the entrance of the basement,” says Eric. “That was the bang I heard. There was nothing stolen from us. The perpetrators had to flee. That someone was home, they had clearly not expected. Surprising is that: who goes there now oudejaar sleep for 21 hours?” Son Krist and the rest of the family watched images from a security camera. ‘This, it is clear to see how the car of the perpetrators arrives. Three young guys steps, in slobberkleding and the head tucked into the hood of their sweater. You can see one of them in the house of my parents over it. A few seconds afterwards it's a light on. The images also show how the perpetrators suddenly take flight. The police have the images taken, in the hope that they may lead to identification of the perpetrators.” After the fact, when Eric and Jacqueline called their family, neighbors, to warn them that they too might be in jeopardy.
Elderly couple goes to sleep early and is suddenly face with the burglars: They seemed surprised that we were at home and beat immediately on the flight
Ledegem at Least eight families, mainly from Sint-Eloois-Winkel, were given in the new year's eve burglars on the floor. Also this time the perpetrators are al
06 January 2019 Sunday 10:00
Ledegem at Least eight families, mainly from Sint-Eloois-Winkel, were given in the new year's eve burglars on the floor. Also this time the perpetrators are almost exclusively interested in money and jewels. Eric Vandemoortele (80) and his wife Jacqueline Verrue (76) looked one of the culprits straight in the eyes, when the door of their bedroom opened. “He was very surprised,” says Eric.