Facebook Pixel

Commercial burglary in Christchurch – CCTV appeal

19 February 2021
Officers investigating a commercial burglary at a garage in Christchurch are issuing CCTV images of the suspect.

At around 9.55pm on Monday 1 February 2021 officers driving past the Shell garage on Barrack Road were flagged down by a member of the public, who informed them that an alarm was going off at the premises and a break-in had occurred.

It was reported that access had been gained to a safe and a quantity of cash had been stolen.

Police Constable Billy Forster, of Dorset Police, said: “We are continuing to make enquiries into this burglary and we have obtained CCTV images of the suspect.

“His clothing is particularly distinctive and I would urge anyone with information regarding his identity to please contact us.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55210019662. Alternatively, to stay 100 per cent anonymous, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers online at Crimestoppers-uk.org or call Freephone 0800 555 111.

Witness Appeal

Did you see anything? If you have any information to share, please get in touch

Get in touch
News archive FOI disclosure log

Media / Journalists

If you are an accredited journalist or member of the media, please click here for information about how to contact our News Team. They don’t handle other enquiries, but members of the public can contact us in many other way by clicking here.