Distinctive jewellery box stolen from Roberttown home

LATEST NEWS Jewellery box and laptop stolen during burglary.
LATEST NEWS Jewellery box and laptop stolen during burglary.

A jewellery box and laptop were stolen during a burglary in Roberttown.

Police today (Wednesday) asked people to come forward if they have been offered the chance to buy the distinctive items.

The burglars forced open the porch door of the house in Lincoln Avenue on Sunday between 11.30am and 5pm.

They took a jewellery box with Chinese insignia and various items of jewellery.

They also stole a Hewlett Packard laptop with a grey mottled cover with a zigzag pattern.

Witnesses or anyone who has been offered the stolen items is asked to phone Det Con Mike Smith on 101.