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Safe stolen in garage burglary

01 Mar 2017 09:54 AM

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Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at an Ashington business when a safe was stolen.

It happened at Kelco MOT Centre, North Seaton Industrial Estate, on Freeman Way in the Northumberland town overnight, between 5.30pm on Monday, February 27, and 10.30am on Tuesday, February 28.

Burglars entered the premises and forced the safe, containing an undisclosed amount of cash, from the wall and made off with it unseen.

Officers are carrying out house to house enquiries in the area.

Police are appealing for witnesses, anyone who was in the area and who may have seen or heard anything suspicious, is asked to contact police.

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting reference number 369 of 28/02/17 or ring the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.