BURGLARS made off with cigarettes and cash from a petrol service station.

Damage was caused after offenders forced their way into Caldo Service Station on Jubits Lane, Sutton Manor.

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The break-in was reported to police on Saturday morning (November 16). It is believed the burglary happened at around 4am.

Police say that CCTV, forensic and witness enquiries into the incident are ongoing.

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Police are investigating the break-in at the petrol station Pic: Google Streetview

Detective Chief Inspector Craig Sumner said said: "This offence has caused massive damage, distress and inconvenience to a business, and we are determined to find those responsible and put them before the courts.

"We're keen to speak to anyone with information, or who was passing the location around this time on Saturday morning.

"What you saw, heard or know may be the key to our investigation so come forward and we will take action."

  • Anyone with information is asked to contact @MerPolCC or 101 with reference 19100670043 or pass information anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.