10.01 PM Sunday 29 May 2016

Witness appeal after Poole burglary

Police in Poole are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a burglary in the Upton area of the town.

The incident happened sometime between 12.50am and 2.30pm on Monday 18 February 2013 at a house on Dorchester Road.

Thieves used a lump hammer and a spade to smash their way inside the premises before making an untidy search of every room.

They eventually made off with a tablet computer.

Police Constable Mari Montgomery, of Purbeck police, said: “This crime has left the victim very shaken.

“I am appealing for anyone who witnessed this incident, recalls any suspicious activity in the area at the time and anyone with any information about those responsible to contact me as soon as possible.

“All calls will be treated in the strictest of confidence.”

No arrests have been made.

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident number 18:231. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.

Issued: 19 February 2013


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