Third burglary in 12 days at Burnham-On-Sea's Boots store
smashed their way into Burnham-On-Sea's Boots chemist store on Easter
Sunday during the THIRD raid in just 12 days.
glass doors at the entrance to the store were smashed in Burnham
High Street in the early hours of Easter morning and a large quantity
of stock was stolen.
intruders gained access to the premises in an identical way to two
previous burglaries at the same store on Thursday April 13th and
Monday April 3rd.
of crime investigators were at the store on Easter Sunday morning,
as pictured here, gathering finger prints and removing evidence
that could identify the culprits. CCTV footage is also being examined.
comes amid a spate of commercial
break-ins in Burnham-On-Sea during the past month, as first
reported by Burnham-On-Sea.com.
Children's Society shop in the High Street and Central Garage in
Berrow Road have seen late night burglaries this month in which
stock has been stolen.
are investigating the incidents, and probing a possible link between
them. They have appealed for any witnesses to contact them on the
non-emergency number 101.
and staff outside the Burnham-On-Sea store on Easter Sunday morning
removed these pieces of brick from the pavement outside the store
which are thought to have been used to smash the glass doors