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Boy, 16, arrested after Warhammer shop window smashed

PUBLISHED: 16:48 02 November 2020 | UPDATED: 16:48 02 November 2020

A 16-year-old has been arrested following a break-in at the Warhammer shop in Bury St Edmunds. Picture: ST EDMUNDSBURY POLICE

A 16-year-old has been arrested following a break-in at the Warhammer shop in Bury St Edmunds. Picture: ST EDMUNDSBURY POLICE

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A 16-year-old boy has been arrested after someone was seen smashing the window of Bury St Edmunds’ Warhammer shop.

A 16-year-old has been arrested after the Warhammer shop in Bury St Edmunds was broken into. Picture: CHARLOTTE BONDA 16-year-old has been arrested after the Warhammer shop in Bury St Edmunds was broken into. Picture: CHARLOTTE BOND

The incident took place at the storein Risbygate Street in the early hours of Saturday, October 31.

Officers were called at 2.50am to reports of someone using a hammer to smash a window at the premises. The culprit then fled from the scene.

Police arrested a 16-year-old boy nearby on suspicion of burglary, possession of an offensive weapon and going equipped to steal.

He was questioned at Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre, before being bailed to return to police on November 28.

A 16-year-old has been arrested following a break-in at the Warhammer shop in Bury St Edmunds. Picture: ST EDMUNDSBURY POLICEA 16-year-old has been arrested following a break-in at the Warhammer shop in Bury St Edmunds. Picture: ST EDMUNDSBURY POLICE

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Officers are appealing for anyone with information about the incident to get in touch by calling 101.

The window of the Warhammer shop in Bury St Edmunds has been boarded up after the break-in. Picture: CHARLOTTE BONDThe window of the Warhammer shop in Bury St Edmunds has been boarded up after the break-in. Picture: CHARLOTTE BOND


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