New Year’s Day burglar pinched Christmas gifts



Police investigating the theft of Christmas presents during a New Year’s Day burglary have released a CCTV image of a man they are looking for.

Officers in Pontefract are appealing for information after the incident at a property on Walkergate in the early hours of January 1.

Detective Constable Helen Bentley, of Wakefield CID, said: “A number of items were taken during the burglary including Christmas presents which were due to be given to relatives. Stolen goods included electrical items.”


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