Offenders conduct spate of burglaries around Cambridgeshire causing thousands of pounds worth of damage

CCTV released in connection with a series of burglaries in Cambridgeshire

CCTV released in connection with a series of burglaries in Cambridgeshire - Credit: Archant

Police are seeking information following a series of burglaries that took place in the early hours of yesterday morning (Thursday).

At around 1.45am offenders broke a large window at a Tesco in Kester Way, St Neots, causing several thousand pounds worth of damage before stealing some energy drinks.

At around 2am a business in Chequers Lane, Papworth Everard, was targeted. Offenders made off with cash from the tills and fruit machines.

Prior to this offenders broke into a bookmakers in High Street, Histon, at around 1am. They caused damage to the door and a fruit machine, and searched in the area of the safe but left empty handed.

Another offence took place at around 1.25am at a golf club in Toft Road, Bourn.


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Officers are keen to speak to the man pictured in the CCTV image in connection with the incidents.

Detective Constable Martyn Willis said: “We in the early stages of our investigation but we believe that these burglaries may have been carried by the same group of people.

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“We are keen to hear from anyone with any information about any of these incidents.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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