Witnesses sought after Newport burglary


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Property valued at around £3,000 taken during early hours burglary on Friday (December 6).

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after goods totalling around £3,000 were stolen from a house in Barnstaple.

It took place in the Hillcrest Road area of Newport between 1-6.45am on Friday, with a £500 Toshiba laptop, a Titleist golf bag and clubs worth £800, angling equipment worth £1,000, a £250 Washburn acoustic guitar and a £500 metal detector stolen.

Police believe a vehicle may have been required to carry the bulky items from the scene. Anyone who may be offered these items, or who has any other information is asked to call 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 quoting reference CB/13/3666.

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