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Burglary at Bridport baby shop

Burglary, Bridport, 8 November 2018

(Updated 6:30am 9th November 2018)

6:14pm 8th November 2018

Police are hunting two men following a burglary at a shop in Bridport.

The incident happened sometime between 4pm on Saturday and 8.55am on Monday at Babygear in Gundry Lane.

Entry was forced to the store and thousands of pounds worth of prams, push chairs, clothing, car seats and toys were stolen.

Police Constable Richard Winward, of Bridport police, said: "The shop owners are devastated by the incident are we determined to identify those responsible.

"I am now able to release a CCTV image of two people I would like to speak to in connection with the incident. If you are able to identify either person, please get in touch with Dorset Police.

"I would also appeal to anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area over the weekend to contact us."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police atwww.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55180178665. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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