Police recover stolen goods after Northam burglary

A stock image of a Devon and Cornwall Police car

A stock image of a Devon and Cornwall Police car - Credit: Supplied

Police investigating a burglary in the Northam area on Saturday, August 14, are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. 

As part of the investigation, they have recovered a range of items which are suspected to be stolen property and would like to find the rightful owners. 

Among the items were several pieces of jewellery and police would like to hear from anyone who has lost this type of property to contact them with descriptions to see if they can be matched with the items recovered. 

A 35-year-old man from Barnstaple was arrested on suspicion of burglary and was released under investigation, pending further enquiries. 

If you believe any of the items of jewellery could belong to you or have any information that could help the police with their enquiries, please email 101@dc.police.uk or call 101, quoting crime reference CR/069996/21. 

Alternatively, information can be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111. 

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter