Burglars cut through shutter to steal from Harrogate town centre shop

Burglars stole items from a camera shop in Harrogate after cutting through the shutter under cover of darkness.

Tuesday, 24th April 2018, 2:20 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th April 2018, 2:26 pm
Burglars targeted the Bass and Bligh shop on Beulah Street, Harrogate. Picture: Google

North Yorkshire Police today released details of the break-in at Bass and Bligh camera shop as officers appealed for witnesses.

Also in crime: Police pursuit on A64 in North Yorkshire ends with arrest of two Bradford menA spokeswoman said the burglars had gained entry to the shop in Beulah Street by cutting the shutter at some point during the early hours of yesterday.

She said a number of items were stolen before those responsible left the scene.

"Police would like to speak with anyone who was in the area of Beulah Street, who witnessed anything suspicious, between the hours of 2am and 5.30am," she added.

Also in crime: Bike stolen from window display at shop in HarrogateAnyone with information is asked to email [email protected] or call the force on 101, select option 2, and ask to speak to James Skaith.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 to share information anonymously.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12180069235.