Posted on 4th October 2013
Police are appealing for information after two large amethyst crystals were stolen from an address in Allenton.
It is believed the crystals were taken on the night of Monday, September 16. Thieves accessed the brick outhouse at the rear of a property on Cokayne Street breaking two padlocks to gain entry.
The large and unique amethyst geode crystal came in two halves which were approximately 4ft 6ins in height, weighing approximately 100 kilos and are of high value.
PC Larretta said:” These geode crystals are unique and specialist items, it would have taken two persons at least and a trailer or van to take them away.
“If you witnessed suspicious activity in this area around the date they were taken or if you have had sightings of the crystals since please contact us straightaway.”
Anyone with information about the theft is asked to contact PC Larretta on: 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting crime reference number 39362/13.