Jewellery stolen in raid

JEWELLERY has been stolen in a raid on a Stannington home.

Burglars broke into a house in Station Road between 5.10pm and 5.20pm on Sunday. They were disturbed by the occupants and fled.

But they escaped with jewellery, including an 18 carat gold sapphire ring, a pair of sapphire earrings, a black leather jewellery box and a small platinum solitaire diamond ring.

Anyone with information about the burglary should call police on 03456 043043 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.