APPEAL – £60,000 worth of property stolen in Elford

Saturday, 30th May 2020

DETECTIVES are appealing for information following a burglary at a rural business in Elford.

At around 0145 BST on Saturday 9 May, two offenders forced entry to an outbuilding in Elford and stole specialist farming equipment – including five John Deere GPS domes and seven computer screens – with an approximate value of £60,000.

Detective Constable Ken Cox, from CID, said: “The investigation is on-going and we are appealing for anyone in the Elford area who saw anything suspicious on Friday evening, or the early hours of Saturday morning, to come forward and speak to officers.

“If you know where the stolen property is, or have been offered these items for sale, please get in touch.”

You can pass information to Staffordshire Police by calling 101, via their website or via their Facebook or Twitter pages. You should quote incident number 237 of 09 May.

You can also report information about crime by contacting 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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Tamworth Informed Editor
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