Gainsborough: Police appeal after jewellery swiped in home raid


Police are appealing for help after a burglary at a property on Mayflower Close, Gainsborough, on Sunday 5th July.

The incident was reported to police just before midnight on the 5th and is thought to have occurred any time from 5pm that day.

It is believed an offender or offenders gained entry to the property via an insecure back door while the resident was at home.

A cream jewellery box containing a large amount of silver jewellery and a handbag were stolen.

The incident has left the homeowner in some distress and investigating officers would like to hear from anyone who may have any information regarding the burglary.

Did you see or hear anything suspicious in the area at the time? Do you have any information that could be relevant to the enquiry?

Please call 101 quoting incident 564 of 05/07/2015 or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.