Search

Safe stolen and windows damaged during burglary at The Original Factory Shop in Brandon

PUBLISHED: 13:57 12 January 2018 | UPDATED: 13:57 12 January 2018

Brandon town sign. Picture: Ian Burt

Brandon town sign. Picture: Ian Burt

Archant © 2006

A safe containing cash was stolen and windows damaged during a burglary at The Original Factory Shop in Brandon.

The incident at the retailer - which sells discounted homeware and furniture - on London Road, overnight between Wednesday, January 3 and Thursday, January 4.

The intruder alarm was activated at around 4am and police were called to the scene shortly after.

The offenders caused a significant amount of damage to a number of windows and also the roof during their attempts to break in to the shop.

Once entry had been gained a safe containing a quantity of cash was stolen.

Any witnesses or anyone with information about this burglary is asked to contact the Forest Heath Neighbourhood Response Team at Mildenhall Police Station on 101, quoting reference 667/18.

Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Other news

Police are appealing for witnesses after a number of pit bikes were stolen from a garage in Norfolk.

Residents, businesses and organisations are being asked to help keep Thetford’s Community Fridge stocked.

A charity offering support to victims of sexual abuse is to receive a big funding boost from Norfolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

A spectacular natural display has been caught on camera.

Most Read

The A1088 in Thetford was blocked earlier today following a crash between two cars.

Read more

Everyone’s favourite ska band Madness are heading to Suffolk this summer as part of a four-date tour of UK stately homes.

Read more
United Kingdom

The A134 between Whittington and Northwold is partially blocked after a crash involving two cars and two lorries.

Read more

Residents, businesses and organisations are being asked to help keep Thetford’s Community Fridge stocked.

Read more
Breckland Council
09:43

A historic independent school in Norfolk is recruiting for a new headteacher less than a year after it was taken over by overseas investors.

Read more
Mark Bedford

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 10°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Thetford and Brandon e-edition today
E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter