Puppy stolen in Kirkby house break-in

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A thief sneaked into a property on Crocus Street and stole £260 in cash and a four-month-old Shih Tzu dog.

The culprits gained access by entering the back garden through a side gate and through an unlocked kitchen door.

The money had been in a metal container in one of the kitchen cupboards.

The occupants were upstairs dealing with their children when the incident happened, on 8th September at around 6.30pm.

Anyone with information should ring police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.