Police issue renewed appeal after jewellery stolen

Rings stolen during the incident. PSNI image.
Rings stolen during the incident. PSNI image.

Police have issued a further appeal for information after jewellery was stolen from a premises in the Scotch Quarter area of Carrickfergus.

Releasing further information about the theft, which police believe occurred sometime over the weekend, a PSNI spokesperson said: “It is estimated that between £25,000 to £45,000 worth of jewellery has been taken.

Some of the stolen necklaces. PSNI image.

Some of the stolen necklaces. PSNI image.

“We will be monitoring some potential means of selling stolen property, and we’re also looking at the forensic opportunities left behind by the suspect, so will be doing all we can to catch those responsible.

“We would also like to hear from anyone who is offered items of jewellery for sale in unusual circumstances.”

Anyone with information about the theft is asked to call police on 101, quoting reference number 193 of 18/02/19.

Information can also be provided anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800555111.