POLICE have confirmed that a charity collection box has been stolen in a burglary that took place in Thornhill.

Costa Coffee in Antelope Park, Thornhill was subject to a burglary which took place last night.

A Hampshire Constabulary spokesperson said: "In the early hours of Friday November 8, the premises were broken into and a charity collection box was stolen."

Anyone who saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area and has information about the incident is encouraged to call the Police on the 101 service, quoting the reference number 44190400764.