appeal for witnesses after two robberies at Burnham store
have appealed for witnesses after two robberies at a town centre
shop in Burnham-On-Sea over the past week.
are keen to speak to witnesses after the incidents at Peacocks
clothes shop in Burnham High Street.
spokeswoman for Avon and Somerset Police told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"The first incident, a burglary, occurred last Thursday (July
24th) at 9.30pm. A window was smashed to gain entry to the store
and a quantity of clothing was stolen."
second incident was a robbery that occurred on Saturday afternoon
(July 26th) at 3.30pm. A man on a BMX bike rode into the shop
and stole a quantity of clothing."
Police says it it is too early to say whether there is a link
between the incidents, but they are not ruling it out.
footage from a town centre camera nearby is being examined as
part of the police investigation.
with information should call the police non-emergency number 101
and quote case reference 76357/14.
Top, police outside the Burnham store after the latest incident
and, above, the boarded-up window which was smashed in the burglary