Appeal for witnesses following burglaries in Wokingham

Alert message sent 06/10/2021 12:31:00

Information sent on behalf of Thames Valley Police

Between 4.05pm and 8.15pm on Saturday (2/10) the patio doors of a house in Finchampstead Road were forced open.

On the same evening between 6.15pm and 00.15am, an upstairs window was forced open on a house in Holmes Crescent.

An amount of family gold was stolen from both houses.

Investigating officer PC Wasim Akram, based at Loddon Valley police station, said: “I am appealing to anyone in and around Finchampstead Road and Holmes Crescent who saw or heard anything suspicious on Saturday evening to come forward. I am also keen to hear from anyone in these areas who has CCTV or a doorbell camera as you may have captured something that could help with this investigation.

“You can get in touch using our online form or by calling 101, quoting reference number 43210444417. Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously via their website or on 0800 555 111.”

For some practical tips on how to reduce your risk on falling victim to a burglary, take a look at our online Home Security Guide.

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Mel Reedman (Police, Senior Communications Officer, Thames Valley)

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