Laptop and cash stolen during Perton shop break-in

By Dayna Farrington | South Staffordshire | News | Published:

Thieves have stolen cash and a laptop from a village shop near Wolverhampton.

The break-in is believed to have taken place overnight between Friday and Saturday at C&L Foods in Anders Square, Perton.

The crooks forced open a padlock on a metal roller shutter door before stealing the items from inside the safe.

Nobody has been arrested over the incident.

A spokesman for Staffordshire Police said: "Between 7pm on July 31 and 6.30am on August 1, unknown offenders have gained entry to C&L Foods, Anders Square, Perton, by forcing open a padlock that secured a metal roller shutter door.

"Once inside, offenders have opened the safe, and stole cash and a laptop.

"We are appealing for anyone whom may have witnessed this incident or anyone suspicious hanging around the location before the incident to contact police."

Anyone with information can call Staffordshire Police on 101, quoting log number SP-20200801-0246.

Dayna Farrington

By Dayna Farrington
Senior reporter based at Wolverhampton

Reporter for the Express & Star based at Wolverhampton.

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