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Detectives appeal for information after a big jewellery theft
PRECIOUS jewellery of great sentimental value has been stolen from a house in Runcorn old town.
The haul included a large amount of gold jewellery, including more than 20 gold 9crt rings.
Among the missing items is a ‘MUM’ ring, an Aster diamond ring, charm ring, diamond and tanzanite ring, diamond wishbone and diamond sapphire rings and a number of 18" gold 9crt necklaces and 7.5" gold bracelets.
A Toshiba laptop, a gold and armistice ladies wrist watch and D & G silver wrist watch were also among the haul.
Detectives today appealed for information.
PC Andy McIntyre said "These items of jewellery are of great sentimental value to their owner and their theft has caused a significant amount of distress for the victim.
“We are doing everything we can to trace the items and return them to their rightful owner.
"We are currently following up a number of lines of enquiry in relation to this incident and are appealing to anyone who has any information, which might assist with our enquiries, or knows who is responsible to come forward.
"We are also appealing to anyone who has any information regarding the whereabouts of the stolen items or anyone who is offered any jewellery similar to the items mentioned to get in touch."
The burglary happened between noon and 7pm on Thursday, September 12.
On 12th September 2013 a house burglary occurred during the day in Runcorn.
Anyone with any information, which might assist officers with their enquiries, is urged to call Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 825 of 12th September.
Information can also be passed on anonymously, via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.