Appeal after burglar breaks in to cricket club

November 20 2021
Appeal after burglar breaks in to cricket club

POLICE are appealing for information after a break-in at Downend Cricket Club.

A spokesperson for the Avon and Somerset force said it had been alerted to a burglary in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Officers went to the scene and searched the surrounding area.

The spokesperson said: "At approximately 1.15am we were called by a member of the public regarding a non-dwelling burglary in Downend.

A male had reportedly broken into the cricket club and made off with the till drawer in a lime green bag.

"Officers attended the scene and recovered the items, but efforts to apprehend the suspect proved negative.

CCTV enquiries are ongoing."

Police have called on anyone who saw what happened or may have dashcam footage showing someone carrying a lime green bag to call 101 and quote the crime reference number 5221 272 346.