Technology and jewellery stolen in Hastings burglary

A jade and gold Chinese pendant stolen during a burglary in Hastings Image courtesy of Sussex Police
A jade and gold Chinese pendant stolen during a burglary in Hastings Image courtesy of Sussex Police

Police have today (Friday, May 8) released details of a Hastings burglary in which jewellery was stolen.

Officers are appealing for witnesses to the burglary in Edmund Road, Hastings, which happened between 8.30am and 2pm on Thursday, April 30.

A number of items were stolen including a platinum wedding ring, a platinum engagment ring with princess cut solitaire diamond (0.33cts), a white dress watch and a jade and gold Chinese dragon pendant with a gold chain in a red presentation box.

Also taken were a Canon Power Shot SX130 IS Digital Camera, a aqua blue coloured Nintendo 3DS and a titianium silver Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.

Several bottles of alcohol were also stolen.

Detective Constable Mark Waughman said: “We would like to speak to anyone who may have any information that could help with our enquiries.

“We are also encouraging residents to register their property for free on the world’s largest property database www.immobilise.com to make it easier for items to be traced back to their owners if they are stolen.”

Sussex Police has launched Operation Magpie to target burglary across Sussex.

Any witness or anyone with information is asked to email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101 quoting serial 1078 of 30/04/15. Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111