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Cornwall jeweller fleeced of stock worth £40k by man who jumped counter

Cornwall jeweller fleeced of stock worth £40k by man who jumped counter

Police have released images of a man they would like to speak to following a robbery at Little Jems jewellery shop in Penzance. A male offender entered the store just after 11am on Tuesday 14 August. He jumped over the counter and took jewellery, worth in the region of £40,000, from a window display. Staff

Joseph Welch Jewellers burglary suspect appears in court as police hunt three more men

A 22-year-old man has appeared in court in connection with a masked burglary that took place in broad daylight at Joseph Welch Jewellers in Somerset last weekend.   Thieves struck on Saturday afternoon after smashing the window of the Wellington jewellers and made off with a number of watches. A staff member is understood to

Jewellery worth £2,000 stolen from Harrogate Home & Gift Show

Jewellery worth more than £2,000 was stolen from the Harrogate Home & Gift Show on July 19, highlighting the importance of adequate security at trade events around the UK. Items were reported missing from the Harrogate International Centre, including silver marcasite jewellery, watches and fashion accessories from two stalls. The thieves are said to have

Ninth man charged for Hatton Garden robbery as net closes in

Detectives investigating the Hatton Garden Safety Deposit Ltd burglary formally charged a ninth man in connection with the crime on Friday May 22. Of the ten arrests made, nine have been charged to appear in court in June, while a tenth man was bailed pending further inquiries. 42-year-old John Harbinson of Benfleet, Essex, appeared in

Eight men formally charged over Hatton Garden heist

Eight men have been formally charged with organising the raid on Hatton Garden Safety Deposit Ltd, according to an update by Scotland Yard. The Met Police’s Flying Squad charged the men with conspiracy to burgle on Wednesday evening. They will all appear before Westminster Magistrates’ Court today (Thursday May 21). A ninth man who was

William & Son hit by eight thugs in shock robbery

Criminals left empty-handed after 12.30pm raid on Mount Street store. The Mount Street premises of royal jewellers and gun-maker William & Son was attacked in a shock afternoon robbery yesterday (Janaury 29). According to an official statement from The Metropolitan Police force, officers were called to the London premises at 12.27pm following reports of a