Forum group hit by attack spree

PUBLISHED: 11:05 15 March 2007 | UPDATED: 11:40 06 May 2010

THE building which houses the North Hertfordshire Minority Ethnic Forum has been targeted by criminals three times in the last fortnight. On March 3, £1,000 was stolen from the Community Resource Centre, Unity House, Whinbush Road in Hitchin, between 3.30

THE building which houses the North Hertfordshire Minority Ethnic Forum has been targeted by criminals three times in the last fortnight.

On March 3, £1,000 was stolen from the Community Resource Centre, Unity House, Whinbush Road in Hitchin, between 3.30am and 6.30am.

On Friday at around 4pm, somebody damaged the fire door at the rear of the building.

And between 4pm on Sunday and 9am on Monday doors, a computer and a drinks machine were all damaged after the building was broken into through the boarded up fire door which was damaged earlier.

Herts Police would like to hear from anybody with information about the incidents. You can contact the police on their non-emergency phone number 0845 3300222 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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