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Sentimental jewellery among items stolen from Derby house

Posted on 26th September 2014

Burglars broke into a house in Derby during the day and made off with a large amount of sentimental jewellery.

The house in Warwick Avenue was burgled between 8.20am and 6.20pm on Wednesday, September 17.

The offenders searched the house and took cash, power tools, mobile phones and a digital camera.

Jewellery stolen from the property included a 9ct gold eternity ring with oval dark blue sapphires and diamonds, a blue oval onyx signet ring, a white gold ring with a rectangular yellow stone, two diamond engagement rings and a number of bracelets and watches.

Several items of jewellery previously belonged to the homeowner’s relatives and are of significant sentimental value.

Police want to hear from anyone who may have been offered jewellery for sale or might know the people responsible for the thefts.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting crime reference 39266/14.

You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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