Kettering jewellers ransacked overnight

An investigation is underway after a Kettering town centre jewellers was burgled last night (Sunday).
An investigation is underway after a Kettering town centre jewellers was burgled last night (Sunday).

An investigation is under way after a Kettering town centre jewellers was burgled last night (Sunday).

Police were called to Goldsmiths in the Newlands centre at 11.30pm after the jewellers, which sells items including diamond rings and high-end watches, had been broken into.

It is not yet known what was stolen or its value.

Reports suggest the display cabinets were smashed and entry was forced, but Northamptonshire Police were unable to disclose and further information about the burglary.

A force spokesman said: “Investigations are in their early stages and we are unable to disclose any further information as to how the burglary took place.

“It appears jewellery was stolen but we do not currently know how much was taken.

“We believe a number of people were involved.

“We are now collating CCTV footage and would appeal for witnesses to the incident to come forward.”

Witnesses or anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

Goldsmiths have been contacted for a comment.