Birds of Prey Stolen in Pattingham

Officers are appealing for information following the theft of valuable birds in Pattingham.

Between 9.45pm on Thursday 24 September and 10am Friday 25 September offender/s gained access to a falconry centre at the rear of Gardenlands Garden and Leisure, Bridgnorth Road.

As a result of the incident several birds of prey have been stolen, including Gyr Saker Falcons, Barn Owls, Saker Falcons and Burrowing Owls.

An investigation is underway and anyone with any information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 216 of September 25.

Alternatively they can contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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