27th Feb, 2021

Police warning after rise in thefts and burglaries

POLICE have issued a warning after a rise in the number of thefts and burglaries in Shipston.

In November there were 10 offences in the area, including homes and cars being broken into and items including bank cards, kindles and tablets, jewellery and even a cooker being stolen.

In one incident a farm in Lower Brailles was broken into and a chainsaw taken.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them on 101 or call 0800 555 111 to speak to Crimestoppers anonymously.

Officers are also offering advice on home security. Call 01789 444670 or email shipston.snt@warwickshire.pnn.police.uk for more information.

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