Police hunt burglar who stole distinctive jewellery in Rastrick

Detectives have issued an appeal for information after distinctive jewellery and watches were stolen from a property in Rastrick.

Tuesday, 9th June 2015, 4:22 pm
A watch stolen in a raid at a property in Badger Hill, Rastrick

The raid in which a number of items of jewellery and watches were stolen is believed to have taken place between Sunday, May 10, and Wednesday, May 13, at an address in Badger Hill.

Items taken include an 18ct gold swiss wrist watch with a brown crocodile strap and pin buckle, an engraved gold Tissot watch and other antique pieces.

Detective Constable Craig Aubrey, of Calderdale CID, said: “A number of pieces of distinctive jewellery and watches were taken, some of which had significant sentimental value to the victim.

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“I would also appeal to anyone that may have seen the items for sale, or who has been invited to buy the items to come forward.

“I also would encourage anyone who may have heard or seen anything suspicious, or who has witnessed unknown people or vehicles in the vicinity to come forward. Enquiries are ongoing.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Craig Aubrey at Calderdale CID via 101, or via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.