3000 cigarettes amongst items stolen from elderly man


3000 cigarettes were amongst items stolen from elderly man in Plymouth.

Police have appealed to the public for information following the incident which happened in December.

Offenders broke into a property in Wardlow Gardens, Eggbuckland by smashing a back door, sometime between 3pm and 8pm on Monday 10th December.

Prescription sunglasses, cash including Euros, a laptop and an iPad Pro, plus a 1996 Tissot men’s watch with a silver and gold strap were stolen along with 3,000 boxed Silk Cut cigarettes. Police are asking for anyone who has been offered such cigarettes for sale to come forward.

Anyone who saw anything suspicious around the address at the time of the offence is also asked to contact police.

Please email information to 101@dc.police.uk or telephone police on 101, quoting crime reference CR/114284/18.

Information can also be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers via 0800 555111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org

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