Raiders smash door and and prise open shutters at shop

Police
Police

Police are appealing for information after cigarettes were stolen from a shop.

Raiders smashed the front door at the Londis Smallfield Post Office, in Wheelers Lane, at about midnight today (Wednesday December 30).

They prised open the shutters to the cigarette cabinet and fled with their haul in a light coloured 4x4 vehicle, said a Surrey Police spokesman.

DC Helen Simon said: “We are carrying out a number of enquiries in relation to this incident and studying all the available CCTV in the area. We believe that four men were involved and we’d like to hear from anyone who witnessed the offence or has any other information to contact us as soon as possible.”

“We appreciate that this is a concerning incident but we’d like to reassure Smallfield residents and businesses that we are doing everything possible to find these individuals and bring them before the courts. Local Safer Neighbourhood Team officers will be working to keep members of the public updated and anyone with any concerns should contact their local officer.”

If you have information please call Surrey Police on 101 quoting reference 45150116878 or you can use the online reporting system found at https://my.surrey.police.uk/splonlinereportingweb.

Alternatively the independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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