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Burglars smash village shop window

PUBLISHED: 10:15 01 February 2019 | UPDATED: 08:41 02 February 2019

The window of the Bramford Co-op has been smashed Picture: CONTRIBUTED

The window of the Bramford Co-op has been smashed Picture: CONTRIBUTED

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A village store was the victim of an early morning break in that left shattered glass strewn across the pavement.

The incident happened in the early hours of Friday morning Picture: CONTRIBUTEDThe incident happened in the early hours of Friday morning Picture: CONTRIBUTED

They struck at Bramford Co-op at around 2.45am on Friday morning.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said the suspects tried to use a pole or crowbar to break the glass door before smashing a large window pane and entering the shop.

It is not yet known if anything was taken.

One local resident, who did not wish to be named, said she was woken at around 2.40am to the sound of a disturbance nearby.

The window of the Co-op has been smashed up Picture: CONTRIBUTEDThe window of the Co-op has been smashed up Picture: CONTRIBUTED

“I only live a few doors down,” she said.

“Last night, at about 2.40am, me and my partner heard a banging.”

Anyone who may have seen the incident is asked contact Ipswich CID on 101, quoting incident reference 37/6295/19.

Alternatively, contact the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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