Police Investigate Monk Fryston Burglary
3:05pm 15th May 2013
Selby police are appealing for a key witness to come forward following a burglary near the town.
It occurred between 7.30am and 1pm on Tuesday 14 May 2013, from a house on Main Street, Monk Fryston.
The burglars stole several hundred pounds in both Euros and pounds sterling and jewellery, including wristwatches, rings, cufflinks and bracelets. The value of the stolen items is estimated at approximately £4,500.
The witness officers are seeking was seen in the area during the morning. He is described as being a middle aged white man, who has a broad build and short, greying hair. At the time he was wearing a cream or yellow and green jacket.
PC Ian Thompson, of Selby Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “if you are the man who was in the area at the time I urge you to come forward as you may have vital information that could help identify the burglars.
“I also need to speak to anyone who can help to identify the man and ask them to get in touch.”
PC Thompson added: “If you are offered any jewellery in unusual circumstances I ask you to contact the police or Crimestoppers as soon as possible.”
Anyone who can assist with this enquiry is asked to contact Selby police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Ian Thompson. Alternatively information can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting reference number 12130077234.
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