£36,000 jewellery raid at Argos

Daily Echo: £36,000 jewellery raid at Argos £36,000 jewellery raid at Argos

Detectives have launched a hunt after a £36,000 jewellery raid on a Hampshire store.

POlice have released CCTV pictures of the burglary at an Argo store.

It happened between 1.50am and 3am on the morning on February 10, 2013 at the shop in the High Street, Gosport.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Salena Bishop said: “We know other members of the public would have been in the area around this time after leaving pubs and clubs nearby.

“It is possible that one of these people saw the burglary or possible suspects being picked up in a vehicle at the rear of Argos.

“We would also appeal again to the public to contact the police if they are offered any items of new jewellery for sale.

"Argos has now been able to confirm to police that the value of goods and cash stolen was £36,000 in total.

“This burglary is not linked to other similar jewellery burglaries reported in Hampshire recently."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Salena Bishop at Fareham Police Station by phoning 101.

Mini-Com users can call the police on 01962 875000.

Information can be given anonymously by calling the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.

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6:59pm Wed 20 Feb 13

100%HANTSBOY says...

Is this right? Surely there's not £36k worth of jewellry in Argos in the whole country!
Is this right? Surely there's not £36k worth of jewellry in Argos in the whole country! 100%HANTSBOY

7:42pm Wed 20 Feb 13

Stillness says...

100%HANTSBOY wrote:
Is this right? Surely there's not £36k worth of jewellry in Argos in the whole country!
It wasn't Argos it was Argo. Well according to the echo anyway.
"POlice have released CCTV pictures of the burglary at an Argo store."
[quote][p][bold]100%HANTSBOY[/bold] wrote: Is this right? Surely there's not £36k worth of jewellry in Argos in the whole country![/p][/quote]It wasn't Argos it was Argo. Well according to the echo anyway. "POlice have released CCTV pictures of the burglary at an Argo store." Stillness

7:59pm Wed 20 Feb 13

Brusher Mills says...

Ha ha, stupid thieves. They will probably end up breaking back in tonight and put it back.
Ha ha, stupid thieves. They will probably end up breaking back in tonight and put it back. Brusher Mills

8:20pm Wed 20 Feb 13

Lockssmart says...

You've got to be desperate to do this.
You've got to be desperate to do this. Lockssmart

8:23pm Wed 20 Feb 13

Huffter says...

Surely the picture is of a JobCentre?
Surely the picture is of a JobCentre? Huffter

1:21pm Thu 21 Feb 13

Tenderhearts wife says...

be able to trace it easily enough all that bright yellow 'gold' bling will be all over the locals within days. when their wrists and necks start going green they will soon regret buying hooky gear!
be able to trace it easily enough all that bright yellow 'gold' bling will be all over the locals within days. when their wrists and necks start going green they will soon regret buying hooky gear! Tenderhearts wife

9:10pm Thu 21 Feb 13

warrens 76 says...

Currently on sale in Portsmouth....
who the crocodile hat robs jewellery from Argos? one up from stealing food from Iceland...police are currently looking for the robbers who are considered to be one level below incredibly stupid..
Currently on sale in Portsmouth.... who the crocodile hat robs jewellery from Argos? one up from stealing food from Iceland...police are currently looking for the robbers who are considered to be one level below incredibly stupid.. warrens 76

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