Gang escape with £780 of jewellery
POLICE are investigating the theft of jewellery from a flat above a shop in Gladstone Road, Willesborough.
Between 2.20pm and 2.35pm on Friday, a group of three or four men and four or five women, of Middle Eastern appearance, went into the the shop and stayed between 10-15 minutes when it is believed they distracted the two shop assistants, while others went up into the flat and stole the items of jewellery, valued at £780.
Police say they were all aged between 20-25 yearsold and wearing black.
One thin woman had light hair, but not blonde, and was holding a baby. The rest of the group had black hair, with one man sporting spiky hair.
Police are warning shopkeepers to be on their guard.