hunt ram raiders after burglary at Burnham-On-Sea's Superdrug
are hunting for three ram-raiders who stole a large quantity of
stock during a burglary at a town centre store in Burnham-On-Sea
on Monday (October 3rd).
have appealed for witnesses after the early morning raid in which
a car slammed into the front doors of Superdrug in Burnham's High
Street to gain access.
around 2am, a black or dark coloured Mazda was reversed into the
front doors of Superdrug, " police spokesman Craig Evry told
"Three men entered the store and stole a large quantity of
investigation is under way and were progressing a number of
actions including reviewing CCTV footage and carrying out forensic
enquiries at the scene."
"Were appealing for anyone who saw this incident to come
forward, as well as anyone who knows of a black or dark coloured
Mazda which has suffered damage to its rear."
who can help should contact the police's Somerset Investigations
team on 101 and give the call-handler the reference number 5216219693.
store was closed on Monday while the doors were replaced and the
front of the shop was secured, as pictured here.
not first time the store has been targeted by ram raiders. In
October 2008 ram raiders attacked Burnham-On-Sea's Superdrug store,
stealing stock inside.
December 2008 both Burnham-On-Sea's Boots and Superdrug were raided
and two men were later arrested and jailed.
last month, there was also a ram
raid at Burnham's Laptop Shop, was also struck by ram raiders
who took iPads and laptops that were later recovered,
Pictured: The front doors of Burnham-On-Sea's Superdrug store
being replaced on Monday