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.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Thetford and Brandon Times. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Latest from the Thetford and Brandon Times