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Appeal following burglary near Helmsley

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a burglary that occurred near Helmsley.

Appeal following burglary near Helmsley

It happened at business premises on the B1257 north of Helmsley at 10.50pm on 7 August and involved the theft of garden machinery and some distinctive walking sticks.

We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

In particular, we are appealing for information about any possible suspects seen in the area at the time.

There were some hand carved and painted walking sticks taken. These are distinctive and each has a small acorn on the back of the depicted creatures’ head. They include a barn owl, a labrador with a pheasant in its mouth, a leaping salmon and a labrador with a salmon in its mouth amongst others.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Simon Garnett. You can also email simon.garnett@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12180146206.


Contact details:
Simon Garnett - #0788
simon.garnett@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 30788
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Last modified: September 3, 2018