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Thieves steal RNLI donations from Norfolk lifeboat station

Collection boxes for the RNLI were emptied and dumped on the beach. Credit: Sheringham Lifeboat Station

Volunteers at a lifeboat station in Norfolk say they're devastated after thieves stole hundreds of pounds of donations meant for the RNLI.

The break-in happened at Sheringham Lifeboat Station at some point overnight on Saturday (August 18).

The collection boxes were emptied and then dumped on the beach.

Thieves smashed their way into the lifeboat station. Credit: Sheringham Lifeboat Station

Police are yet to make any arrests in connection with the incident and officers have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Volunteers at the lifeboat station said they were "incredibly sad" and that there was "damage to various doorways".

"We have remained fully functional throughout the police visit and visits from scenes of crime. If anyone thinks that they have any information. Please do get in touch with us."

– Sheringham Lifeboat Station