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Cages and hutches among items stolen from pet shop

Posted on 25th September 2014

Burglars stole a large number of rabbit hutches, dog cages, fish tanks and cat scratching posts from a pet store in Derby.

The offenders broke into storage containers that were kept behind Pets at Home, in the Meteor Centre, off Sir Frank Whittle Road.

Several cages, hutches and tanks were among the items stolen during the incident, which happened between 8.30pm on Tuesday, September 23 and 9.30am yesterday.

Police want to hear from anyone who saw suspicious activity or a vehicle being driven out of the area around the store during those times.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting crime reference 40305/14. You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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