A QUICK police response in the early hours of this morning prevented a burglary in Rubery.
The officers arrived at the property in Gunner Lane in about four minutes after the call from the public was made.
The burglars failed to gain access and were forced to flee empty-handed.
The incident happened at 1.35am.
Police have appealed for any witnesses or anyone with any CCTV footage from the area to call PC Danny Fulford on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 so officers can work on identifying suspects or vehicles involved.