News Release

Cigarettes taken in Wooler shop burglary

Dated: 14 Feb 2012

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Police are appealing for information to a burglary at a store in Wooler.
 
Around 4.30am on Friday, February 10, two men forced entry into the Coop store, High Street in Wooler and stole over £3,000 worth of cigarettes and a small quantity of lager before leaving the scene.
 
The first man is described as between 5ft 9ins and 6ft tall. He was wearing a dark jacket with a black or navy panel, and lighter coloured sleeves. He also wore navy or black Adidas pants and Adidas trainers.
 
The second man is described as 6ft tall and heavier than his accomplice. He was wearing a black hooded jacket, with a black or grey panel, black and white tracksuit bottoms and distinctive red and black Adidas trainers.
 
They are thought to have left the area in a light coloured hatchback car, possibly a Peugeot.
 
Anyone with information about the burglary or knows who might be responsible should contact Northumbria Police. Officers are also keen to hear from anyone who may have been offered cigarettes and lager for sale.
 
Please call Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191 or the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111..