Burglary at jewellers

POLICE in Whitby are appealing for information following the theft of wristwatches worth several thousand pounds from a jewellers in the town.

The thief approached the C W Sellors in Sandgate shop from Ellerby Lane at 1.40am on Monday before smashing the window and stealing Tissot wristwatches.

The suspect is described as 6ft with a stocky build, and was wearing dark trousers and a dark coloured hooded jacket, with the hood up, and a balaclava.

Contact Whitby police on 101. Press option 2 and ask for Harry Baker.