Callous Calderdale burglars steal sentimental jewellery from 88-year-old in house raid

Picture of the jewellery taken in the burglary
Picture of the jewellery taken in the burglary

Burglars took a large amount of sentimental jewellery belonging to a pensioner in a Calderdale house raid.

Police are appealing for information following the burglary, which occurred on Caldene Avenue in Mythholmroyd, Halifax on Wednesday May 22, 2019.

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Officers have released an image of an item of property taken during the incident, which is believed to have happened around 9:30pm.

A large amount of sentimental items of jewellery belonging to the 88 year old occupant were taken, including a series of Beatrix Potter 50p pieces.

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Detective Constable Jason Mohan of Calderdale CID, said: “I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward or anyone who is offered any of the property for sale in a deal that is ‘too good to be true’ to come forward.”

If you have any information, please call police on the non-emergency number 101 quoting crime reference 13190261225 or by using Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Likewise, you can contact the police on-line via the live chat facility. This can be found on the Force website.

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