investigate robbery at Burnham-On-Sea amusement arcade
group of youths stole cash from fruit machines at this seafront
amusement arcade in Burnham-On-Sea on Monday evening (February
Police rushed to Sunspot Amusements on The Esplanade, as pictured,
after several machines were smashed open by four youths to gain
access to the coins inside.
spokeswoman Cath Foster confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Police
were called at at 6.05pm to the arcade after a staff member reported
the youths were smashing the arcade's machines."
machines were moved to steal handfuls of change and they ran away
when the arcade's alarms were activated."
footage of the incident is now being studied by police, who have
issued an appeal for information from anyone who saw the youths
in the area.
are looking for four youths all aged in their 20s," said
the spokeswoman. "One was wearing a blue hoodie and another
was dressed in a white jacket, red top and jeans."
with information should contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
were at the arcade throughout Monday evening, as pictured above