Thieves burgle and ransack Hitchin house – stealing jewellery and foreign currency

A house in Hitchin was burgled and ransacked.

A house in Hitchin was burgled and ransacked. - Credit: Archant

A Hitchin home has been burgled and ransacked seeing £100 worth of foreign currency stolen along with items of jewellery.

A house in Whitehill Road was broken into between 4pm on Friday and 8.30pm on Sunday with thieves taking £100 worth of rupees, leaving the property in an ‘untidy’ state.

Det Con Simon Goodship, from the local crime unit, said: “I am appealing for anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area around the times stated to please contact me.

“Any information could greatly assist our enquiries.”

If you have information about this call 101, quoting crime reference G1/16/325.

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