Gold watches and £2,000 in cash stolen in Colchester house burglary

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Jewellery and hundreds of pounds of cash were stolen in a burglary in Colchester.

A men’s gold Rotary watch, a ladies’ gold Rotary watch, a Pandora bracelet and a pair of gold hooped earrings were taken after thieves broke into a house in Blackheath.

Around £2,000 in cash was also stolen, along with a further £25 which had been collected in £1 coins, as well as a pair of oval shaped earrings and a curved chain.

A black Acer laptop was also stolen.

The burglary took place between 11.15am and 2.30pm on Tuesday.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Sergeant Daniel Jeffries at Colchester CID on 101. People can also give information to the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.