Watches and cash stolen in Potters Bar burglary

PUBLISHED: 14:56 11 January 2018

A house was burgled in Auckland Road, Potters Bar.

A house was burgled in Auckland Road, Potters Bar.

Danny Loo Photography 2017

Police are appealing for information after a house was broken into in Potters Bar on Monday.

A police spokesman said: “Police are investigating a burglary that took place in Auckland Road, Potters Bar, on Monday, January 8 between 2.45pm and 5.55pm.”

Burglars are thought to have climbed on to a flat roof at the rear of the house before forcing open a bedroom window.

They then ransacked the upstairs bedrooms.

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Three watches and foreign currency was stolen.

One watch had a brown strap, white face, and black numbers.

Another had a gold strap and gold face.

The third had a gold strap and gold face surrounded by diamonds.

The spokesman added: “Anyone who believes they may have been offered one of these items for sale or has any other information should contact Hertfordshire Constabulary on the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference J3/18/41.”

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