Appeal for information and to locate stolen items following burglary at Gloucester church
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Police in Gloucester are appealing for information and to locate stolen items following a burglary at St James Church last month.
Officers were contacted on the evening of Saturday 31 July where it was reported that a burglary had taken place at the church on Upton Street between 6pm on Wednesday 29 July and 6.15pm that evening.
It was reported that unknown offenders had entered the church through the back vestry door before stealing a number of items including silverware and a quantity of cash from a safe.
Investigating officers are now appealing for potential witnesses as well as anyone who has located the stolen items since the incident.
Anyone who witnessed suspicious activity in the area during the above timeframes or who has been offered any of the stolen items for sale is asked to please get in contact.
Information can be submitted online by completing the following form and referencing incident 320 of 31 July: https://www.gloucestershire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/
Alternatively information can be submitted by calling 101 or anonymously by calling the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.