Burglary in Longton


Report of a burglary received at 8am this morning (16 September) at commercial premises in Spring Garden Road, Longton.

Offender/s gained entry to secure property. Cash, stereo speakers and keys stolen, full extent of items taken not clear at present.

Chief Inspector Rob Taylor, Commander for Stoke-on-Trent South Local Policing Team (LPT), said: “Business-related crime consists of shoplifting, robbery of business property, making off without payment, burglary of business premises (including attempts) and damage to business premises (including racially motivated).This type of crime causes misery for all those people connected to the business community. But by working together with our partners, and local businesses, we are determined to drive it down even further.”

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Anyone with any information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 49 of September 16.

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