CCTV appeal in Weymouth barber burglary

CCTV appeal in Weymouth barber burglary

Published by The Wessex FM News Team at 4:08pm 13th November 2019. (Updated at 7:33am 14th November 2019)

Police have issued a CCTV image to Wessex FM after a Weymouth barber was burgled.

It is reported that the offender gained entry to Istanbul Barbers via a rear door off an alleyway in Park Street.

It happened at around 6.25am on Friday 8th November at the traditional Turkish barbers on Westham Road.

The offender then pulled the till from the wall, which contained a quantity of cash, before leaving.

Istanbul traditional barber

Police Constable Anneka Harding, of Weymouth police, said:

"I am appealing to anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area at the relevant time to get in touch.

"Following initial enquiries I have obtained a CCTV image of the suspect. While I appreciate that it is not of great quality, I am hoping someone may recognise him from his clothing.

"I would urge anyone who has any information to assist my investigation to please get in touch."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55190176286.