Guns are stolen in Doncaster house burglary as police launch investigation

Police have launched an investigation after a number of guns were stolen in a raid on a Doncaster house.

Tuesday, 27th April 2021, 9:02 am

South Yorkshire Police officers received a call at 11.51pm on 25 April following reports of a burglary at a property on Churchfield Road, Campsall.

The resident of the property, a registered firearms keeper, reported that two offenders gained access and stole three firearms from the premises along with a quantity of jewellery.

Jayne Forrest, Chief Inspector of Doncaster Neighbourhood Police Team said: “We appreciate that incidents of this nature may cause concern locally and extensive enquiries are now on-going to piece together the circumstances of the burglary.

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Police are probing the theft of guns in Doncaster.

“If anyone has any information that can help officers with their enquiries please call 101 quoting incident number 337 of 25 April 2021.

“You can contact police directly or, if you’d prefer to remain anonymous, Crimestoppers can be contacted online or on the phone.”