Power tools stolen during barn burglary in Wrentham near Beccles

Police are investigating an assault at a cemetery in Halesworth (stock image) .
Picture: SARAH LUCY

Police are investigating an assault at a cemetery in Halesworth (stock image) . Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Power tools, a nail gun and generators were stolen during a raid on a barn in Wrentham near Beccles.

The burglary happened between 3.15pm on Tuesday, August 22, and 3pm on Wednesday, August 23, at a property off the High Street in the village.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said those responsible had smashed their way though a wall to gain entry to the barn.

He said: “They broke down a wooden wall and removed various power tools including a power saw, a tile cutter, a rotavator, a nail gun and a welder and two generators.”

Anyone who witnessed the incident, saw any suspicious activity in the area at the time of the burglary or has knowledge of the whereabouts of the stolen items should contact PC Mike Kerridge on 101 quoting crime reference number 37/57036/17.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or fill an online reporting form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org

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