tightened after break-in at Burnham-On-Sea Pier
was stolen from Burnham-On-Sea pier in an overnight break-in early
on Sunday (August 1st).
confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com that a masked thief had entered
the property shortly after 4.30am before causing damage to two
gaming machines and fleeing with a quantity of cash.
officers were in attendance at the Pavilion - which is famous
for being the UK's shortest pier - throughout Sunday morning,
as pictured, as their investigation got underway.
who saw anyone acting suspiciously at the pier at around the time
of the incident should contact police via Crimestoppers on 0800
Pavilion's Louise Parkin told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Security
has been further tightened this week in the building with extra
CCTV cameras and other measures."
photo show police outside Burnham's pier on Sunday morning