Colchester: Hunt for ‘bearded’ men who took late night dip at St Mary’s School for Girls’ swimming pool and cause £600 damage

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Police are hunting two bearded men who caused £600 worth of damage to a Colchester school’s swimming pool during an overnight break-in.

The pair ripped back the cover of the outdoor swimming pool at St Mary’s School for Girls in Lexden Road before having a swim and leaving in the early hours of Sunday.

They caused £600 worth of damage, Essex Police said.

Both men are described as white and in their mid-to-late 20s. One had long dark hair on top, shaven on the sides and a full dark beard and was wearing a white vest with a white shirt and dark trousers.

The other man had short dark hair, a short dark beard and was wearing a dark top and trousers.


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