Chichester jewellery shop targeted in burglary

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a Chichester jewellery shop in The Butter Market.

A large quantity of Pandora jewellery of substantial value was stolen from the sister shop of Pressley’s, Etcetera.

The incident occurred at 11.30pm on Tuesday (January 29).

Detective Sergeant Mark Townsend of West Sussex CID said: “If anyone has been offered any items of Pandora jewellery or witnessed any individuals acting suspiciously in Chichester town centre on the evening of Tuesday, January 29, could they please contact Sussex Police.

“If any Chichester residents have seen any vehicles which are not usually in their neighbourhood or seen anyone transferring items from one vehicle to another, I would also ask that police are phoned.”

Any witness or anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting serial 1605 of 29/1.

Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.