Children’s piggy banks stolen in Potters Bar burglaries
PUBLISHED: 17:08 15 May 2019
Children’s piggy banks have been stolen during the latest spate of burglaries in Potters Bar.
Two burglaries took place yesterday, one in Oakmere Avenue and another in Bearwood Close, during the daytime.
The property in Bearwood Close was broken into at some point between 3.10pm and 5.50pm, according to police.
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The back door's glass panel was smashed open during the course of the robbery and cash, collectible coins and children's piggy banks were stolen.
Thieves also ransacked a semi-detached house in Oakmere Avenue sometime between 1pm and 5.30pm that same day.
The owner of the property came home in the afternoon to find an untidy search of all the rooms and the front door left wide open.
It is not yet clear if anything was taken from the Oakmere Avenue property.
If you have any information about these burglaries call police on 101, quoting crime reference number 41/43265/19 for the Oakmere property and 41/43232/19 for Bearwood Close.
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