Wedding ring stolen in Welwyn Garden City burglary

PUBLISHED: 16:03 21 February 2014 | UPDATED: 16:12 24 February 2014

Police are investigating a burglary in the Woodhall area of Welwyn Garden City

Police are investigating a burglary in the Woodhall area of Welwyn Garden City

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A burglar who raided a home in Welwyn Garden City this week escaped with jewellery including a designer watch and a wedding

ring.

Between 3pm on Wednesday and 10.30am on Thursday, a thief or thieves broke into a home in Raymonds Plain in the Woodhall area by smashing a back window.

The owners returned to find they had lost a steel watch with a pearlescent face and gold ring, both made by Cartier, together with other platinum rings, and an HTC Desire Z mobile phone.

Detective Constable Mark Cotte said: “The rings and watch stolen are of great sentimental value to the victims of this crime. They are also quite distinctive and I would appeal to anyone who knows of their location, or has been offered them for sale, to contact me straight away.

“Equally, if anyone remembers seeing anything suspicious around the area between the stated times please contact me as you may have information that could assist the investigation.”

Anyone with information can contact DC Cotte on the police non-emergency number 101, citing crime reference B1/14/490,


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