Boots store plans security shutters after fourth burglary
Burnham-On-Sea chemist shop has drawn up plans to install new security
shutters following its fourth burglary this year.
first reported here, burglars
smashed through a glass door to enter Boots in Burnham-On-Sea High
Street at 4am on Saturday morning (May 27th).
manager Rebecca Liu told Burnham-On-Sea.com that around £2,000
of stock was stolen in the latest burglary.
is hugely frustrating that we have seen so many burglaries here
in Burnham," she said.
have put together a full business case for new security shutters
at the store and these are being considered within Boots."
latest break-in, pictured above, saw the burglars gain access
to the store in an identical way to three previous break-ins on
Sunday April 16th, Thursday April 13th and Monday April 3rd, prompting
some to question whether the firm should now be investing in metal
spokesman Craig Evry told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We were called
to reports of a break-in at a shop in the High Street, Burnham-On-Sea
at about 4am on Saturday morning. The two intruders left the scene
on foot carrying two bags."
"Our enquiries are continuing. Anyone with information is asked
to call us on 101 quoting reference 5217118568."