POLICE are appealing for witnesses and information following the report of two burglaries, one in the Clady Road area near Portglenone and the other in Shilgrove Place, Castledawson.
Police are investigating a link between these two burglaries.
The burglary near Portglenone in which a sum of cash was stolen, occurred sometime between 5.00pm and 7.30pm on Sunday, 10 November.
The burglary in Castledawson in which a sum of cash and a quantity of jewellery (below) was stolen occurred sometime between Thursday, 7 November and 9.20pm on Monday, 11 November. A number of rooms in this dwelling were also ransacked.
A diamond cut roller ball necklace made from red gold
Matching double stranded expandable wrist watch
Matching diamond cut roller ball bracelet with fob (the fob being green coloured on one side and gold coloured on the other side)
A dress ring with sapphire and diamond like stones set in a four leafed flower design (two up and two down)
A bracelet made of white gold with a Concorde fob
A 9ct gold gate link bracelet
An 18ct gold rope chain with a butterfly pendant which is engraved with the markings of a butterfly
An 18ct gold coloured ‘R’ shaped pendant
Detective Sergeant Robinson said: “I would appeal to anyone who has any information about these burglaries, or anyone who is offered any of the above jewellery for sale, to contact detectives at Cookstown on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference numbers 1440 10/11/19 and 1907 11/11/19. Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.”