Theft of necklace from Thetford jewellers

News from the Bury Free Press
News from the Bury Free Press

Police are appealing for witnesses after a theft from a jewellers in Thetford.

The incident occurred at around 10am on Monday May 12 at a shop in Well Street.

Two men entered the store one of whom tried on several pieces of gold jewellery, including a gold necklace.

He spoke to staff for several minutes whilst still wearing the necklace, before leaving the premises and running off towards the town centre without paying .

The necklace is described as a nine carat yellow gold, 30 inch, curb-link necklace valued at £675.

The man is described as white, in his early twenties, of slim build, 5ft 9in to 5ft 10in tall, with very short hair in the style of a military ‘high and tight’ cut.

He was wearing a grey jumper with a white line across the chest and dark coloured trousers.

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have seen this man running away or any other jewellers who may have been offered the necklace to purchase.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Jon Turner-Evans at Thetford Police Station on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.