Clothes thieves target Huntingdon Tesco store

TWO thieves targeted a Huntingdon supermarket hiding in the clothing department and then making off with a handbag and cash. The men were allegedly seen hiding amongst the clothing at the Tesco Extra store in Abbots Ripton on Saturday (February 20) at 2.

TWO thieves targeted a Huntingdon supermarket hiding in the clothing department and then making off with a handbag and cash.

The men were allegedly seen hiding amongst the clothing at the Tesco Extra store in Abbots Ripton on Saturday (February 20) at 2.20am.

They are then said to have stolen various items leaving the store via a fire exit.

Police were altered and officers arrested a 29-year-old man in Roberson Way, Huntingdon at 3.30am and a 24-year-old man a few minutes later in Howell Drive, Huntingdon.


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Both men are from Northamptonshire and have been bailed to appear at Huntingdon police station on April 13.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire police said items recovered included coins, clothing and a handbag.

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INFORMATION: Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0345 4564564.

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