Appeal following church burglary in Weymouth

05 February 2019
Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a burglary at a church in Weymouth.

The incident occurred sometime between 6.30pm on Tuesday 29 January and 9am on Wednesday 30 January 2019 at Weymouth Baptist Church on The Esplanade.

Items that were stolen include a Dell E6440 laptop, a red Yamaha electric bass guitar, a Fender acoustic guitar, an Ovation guitar, three Boss distortion pedals, a camcorder and a Nintendo Wii.

Police Sergeant Richard Barnett, of Weymouth police, said: "This burglary has resulted in significant inconvenience and expense to the church and I am appealing to anyone who has information about the incident to contact me.

"I would also particularly like to hear from anyone who has seen the items listed for sale in suspicious circumstances."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55190015448. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via

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