World War One medals stolen from Swindon home

Wiltshire Police is appealing for information after a burglary at a house in Swindon where World War One medals were taken.

The break-in took place between 4.40pm and 5.10pm on Tuesday 23 May 2017 at a property on Morris Street.

Unknown offender(s) stole a number of rings (jewellery) and a number of WW1 medals with the name Charles Burgess inscribed on them.

PC Ian Woodward said:  “We would like to hear from anyone who may have been offered these items for sale or has seen them for sale anywhere.

“Also, we would like to speak to anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious in this area of Swindon on the day in question.”

If you can help with our enquiries please contact PC Ian Woodward on 101 or anonymously, via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.