Burglars broke into a house in Midland Road, Peterborough and stole a large amount of jewellery along with porcelain ornaments and a cut glass decanter at some time between 2.20pm on Saturday February 16th and 3.45pm Monday February 18th. The stolen items are valued at several thousands of pounds.
Cambridgeshire police D C Tom Rowe, investigating, said: "This is a very distressing burglary for the victim as many of the items held great sentimental value. The figurines and glasses are very distinctive and I would urge anyone who is offered such items for sale to call police."
Anyone with any information should call 101 and ask for the Priority Crime Team or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 .
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