INFORMATION APPEAL THEFT OF RUGS IN SOUTHPORT January 29th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments INFORMATION APPEAL – THEFT OF RUGS – SOUTHPORT Merseyside Police is appealing for information following a theft near Southport town centre on Saturday 5 January. Officers were called to Carpet Discount Direct Ltd on Duke Street following reports that a number of rugs had been stolen from the display stand situated outside the shop. It is believed that, at around 3.30pm on Saturday afternoon, a group of four men pulled up outside the shop in two cars, a silver Vauxhall Astra van and a black BMW, jumped out and stole a number of rugs worth a substantial amount. A full investigation into the matter is underway. Constable Laura Gray, said: “This incident happened on a main road in a busy area of Southport at a time when there is likely to have been a number of people around. I urge those who may have witnessed the incident or have information that may assist our investigation to contact us. “I also ask that if you have been offered a rug/rugs matching those in the pictures recently, please call our officers on 0151 777 3441 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Call OTS www.callots.co.uk Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!