Morecambe shop burgled and charity money stolen

Burglars ransacked a craft shop before stealing money from charity boxes.

Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 11:42 am
Updated Wednesday, 5th October 2016, 2:19 pm
Little Shop of Hobbies on Pedder Street in Morecambe has been broken into overnight. Money from charity boxes was stolen and the shop was ransacked.
Little Shop of Hobbies on Pedder Street in Morecambe has been broken into overnight. Money from charity boxes was stolen and the shop was ransacked.

Police were called when staff at the Little Shop of Hobbies on Pedder Street in Morecambe discovered the burglary when they opened up the shop today, Tuesday.

Intruders had broken into the shop and ransacked it, causing damage, before stealing £60 from charity boxes.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting reference 337 of October 4.