Burglars take booze and cigarettes


Cigarettes and booze were stolen from an Ilkeston shop in the early hours of yesterday morning (Thursday).

Burglars broke into Ilkeston News, in Bath Street, through a side door between 4am and 4.45am.

A large amount of cigarettes were stolen from behind the counter and several crates of lager were also taken.

Police investigating the break-in want to hear from anyone who saw people near the newsagent before or after those times.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting crime reference 22113/14.

You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.