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Jewellery stolen in Sunderland burglary

28 Mar 2018 11:45 AM

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Jewellery stolen in Sunderland burglary

Police are appealing for help from the public after some distinctive jewellery was stolen in a recent Houghton-le-Spring burglary.

The incident happened at a house on Earsdon Road, Houghton-le-Spring, between 9am and 3.30pm on Thursday February 15.

The offenders gained entry via the patio doors off the rear garden, stole the items pictured above and then made off through the same patio doors.

One man, Anthony Newell, 30, of Baker Street, Houghton-le-Spring, has been charged with burglary on February 27, and is due in Newcastle Crown Court for sentencing on April 13.

The offenders stole a number of items of jewellery, including (pictured);                                                                                      

  • Platinum ring                  
  • Charm Bracelet
  • Virgin Mary pendant on gold chain
  • Blue-faced Police watch
  • Flip4 speaker
  • Silver train (containing son’s 1st lock of hair)
  • Peter Rabbit money box
  • Wedding ring belonging to the victims deceased Grandad. Inside the ring was inscribed “Hendrik Loda London 12/01/52”
  • War medal in the name Leoladia Rybacki

Police are carrying out enquiries to reunite the victim with the stolen goods, some of which had significant sentimental value to the victim.

Police are appealing for anyone with information about the burglary, or anyone who may have been offered these stolen items for sale, to contact police on 101 quoting reference 021376M/18 or to contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.