Jewellery worth thousands stolen from Battle


Police are appealing for witnesses after thousands of pounds worth of jewellery and designer bags were stolen in a burglary in Battle.

Intruders smashed the patio doors of a house in Hastings Road, on Monday (10 November) sometime between 7.45am and 5pm.

They stole jewellery including a platinum and diamond ring, a platinum ruby and diamond engagement ring, a set of personalised dog tags with blue diamonds worth more than £21,000 as well as three Louis Vuitton bags and two purses and a Gucci purse.

Anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious, or may have been offered items in suspicious circumstances, is asked to email or phone 101, quoting serial 1218 of 10/11.

Alternatively call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.