West Mercia Police are appealing for information after jewellery and other items were stolen from a house during a burglary in Ledbury.

The incident occurred on Progress Close, off Hereford Road, in Ledbury. 

A spokesperson for West Mercia Police said:

“We are appealing to the village/town community for information following a burglary at a home on Progress Close Ledbury.

“The burglary happened between 19:15 and 21:40 on 26th February 2024.

“The offender or offenders forced entry to the home.

“It’s believed the offender or offenders entered through an insecure window.

“Numerous items were stolen from the address including jewellery.

“Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to contact us online, quoting incident number 00466_I_26022024

“If you aren’t comfortable contacting us directly, you can pass on information anonymously to the independent charity, Crimestoppers, by calling 0800 555 111 or by visiting their website: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

“There are some simple, inexpensive and effective things you can do to help secure your home and property. Security tips and advice can be found on our website www.westmercia.police.uk 

“For more information please contact me PC 21946 Davies, jack.davies@westmercia.police.uk

“Thank you for your help. It is only by the police and the public working together that we can prevent and detect crime.”