Extra officers on duty in Aylesbury Vale town as police hunt burglar who left graffiti calling card during break-in

Police is appealing for witnesses following a burglary of a business premises in Winslow.

Friday, 2nd July 2021, 5:55 pm
Updated Friday, 2nd July 2021, 5:59 pm

Police have pledged to put extra officers on duty in an Aylesbury Vale town after a burglary in which the offender/s left a graffiti calling card.

Between 10am on Thursday 17 June and 10am on Thursday (1/7) the doors of a business premises have been forced open.

Furniture inside the premises has been damaged and graffiti has been painted on the walls.

Do you recognise this graffiti tag?
Do you recognise this graffiti tag?

Sergeant David Kuttner, of the Aylesbury Vale neighbourhood team, said: “Whilst we are looking at a long period of time in which this offence has taken place, the investigation into this is in the early stages and we want to work with those living locally to understand any suspicious activity that they may be aware of. You will see more officers in Winslow as our enquiries continue.

“We are particularly keen to hear from anyone who has any information about this graffiti tag. A significant amount of damage has been caused and has understandably left the owner feeling distressed. You don’t have to speak to us directly, you can provide information anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers.

“If you have any information that may assist with this investigation, you can contact us using our online form or by calling 101, quoting reference number 43210290162. Crimestoppers can be contact via their website or on 0800 555 111.”