Precious items stolen from bereaved family

Items belonging to a young girl who died have been stolen from her family home in Newport Pagnell near Milton Keynes.

Sometime between Monday 11 March and Monday 15 April, an offender or offenders entered a property which was being renovated in Elthorne Way.

Once inside they stole a bag which contained personal items belonging to the victim’s late six-year-old daughter. Items included a silver bracelet, bereavement cards, and a lock of their daughter's hair tied with a pink ribbon.

“The victim is keen to get these items back and asks that they be left at Newport Pagnell station”.

– PC Susan Russell, Newport Pagnell police station

Police are appealing for anybody who has information about this incident to come forward. Anyone with information should call Thames Valley Police on 101 or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.