Community centre targeted by burglars in Weymouth

Community centre targeted by burglars in Weymouth

Published by George Sharpe at 3:38pm 18th February 2020. (Updated at 5:07pm 18th February 2020)

Burglars took cash and damaged a door to get into a Weymouth Community Centre.

Between 11pm on Sunday 16 February and 8.30am on Monday 17 February 2020 a burglary occurred in the bar area at The Frank Reynolds Community Centre on Dorchester Road.

Damage was caused to a door to gain entry and a quantity of cash was stolen.

Police Constable Maddie Barber, of Weymouth police, said:

“This burglary has impacted on a valuable facility for the community and we have been carrying out a number of enquiries so far to try and locate the offender.

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

“I would also urge local residents to check their home CCTV systems for any footage that may assist my investigation.”

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 55200024896. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or viawww.crimestoppers-uk.org.