Thieves steal £4,350 worth of cigarettes

Bucks Free Press: Thieves steal £4,350 worth of cigarettes Thieves steal £4,350 worth of cigarettes

CIGARETTES worth £4,350 have been stolen from a Co-op store.

Three men were seen breaking into the store in Bells Hill Green, Stoke Poges, before scarpering in a silver 4x4 vehicle which drove into Holly Bush Hill.

An Isuzu 4x4 vehicle was later found on fire in Chapel Lane a short distance away.

Police today revealed details of the theft, which occurred on November 13 about 11.20pm.

Officers believe the vehicle on fire was an Isuzu Trooper registration E 252 MVR which was stolen from Datchet Sailing Club on November 12.

Police said the first man is of a large build, about 5ft 10ins and he was wearing a blue top with a silver hood underneath and a dark jeans.

The second man is slim, about 5ft 11ins, and was wearing a grey hood and dark bottoms; he was carrying a large green plastic bag. The third man is slim, about 5ft 11ins and was wearing a grey hooded top.

Det Con Daniel Spiers from Burnham police station said: “I would like to hear from anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the area, or anyone who is aware of someone who has acquired a large quantity of cigarettes.

“If you can identify any of the men involved in this incident please contact police.”

Anyone with information should call the 24-hour Police Enquiry Centre on 101 and ask to speak to Det Con Spiers.

If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.

No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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7:45pm Wed 21 Nov 12

Marmite XO says...

£4350. That's 10 packets these days isn't it?
£4350. That's 10 packets these days isn't it? Marmite XO
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12:20pm Fri 30 Nov 12

shaky2 says...

Thieves make getaway in puff of smoke
Thieves make getaway in puff of smoke shaky2
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