charity shop appeals for return of stolen 14-inch tall toy owl
Burnham-On-Sea charity shop has issued an unusual appeal for the
return of a stolen toy owl.
at the National Animal Welfare Trust shop in Regent Street were
shocked last week when their 14-inch tall toy owl, which welcomes
customers, was taken.
Sonja Moore said: "He wasn't just a normal toy - he was a
very realistic barn owl whose head moved and hooted when people
walked into the shop. I have owned him for many years and he was
not on sale."
was stolen last Wednesday between 2-4pm. It's sad that someone
has taken him because our customers, especially children, loved
him being in the shop above the till. We are hoping that the person
who took him will have a conscience and return him, anonymously
shop manager Ellie Tee, pictured, added that the shop's staff
all want to see the owl - called Ozzie - returned.