Jewellery stolen in Selsey burglary

Several items of jewellery and a watch were stolen in a burglary in Selsey over the weekend, according to Sussex Police.

Wednesday, 2nd November 2016, 3:29 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 12:39 am

Police said the break-in to the property in Drift Road is believed to have taken place overnight on Saturday into Sunday (October 29-30) while the owner was away.

The items stolen were a pearl necklace with three pearl drop strands at the front in a black velvet box, a pair or pearl earrings, a gold rope chain necklace, a circular sapphire brooch set in gold and a lady’s wristwatch, police have confirmed.

Anyone who heard or saw anything suspicious in the area over the weekend or who may see the items offered for sale is asked to email [email protected] or call 101 quoting serial 595 of 30/10.

Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 (

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