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Thieves raid Somerset church

The chest stolen from St Lawrence Church in Westbury-sub-Mendip. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Police are asking second-hand shops and antique dealers to be on the lookout for some 18th century items of furniture stolen from St Lawrence Church in Westbury-sub-Mendip, near Wells.

Thieves forced the vestry door and stole a chest, table and two chairs some time between 7.30pm on Sunday 16th September and 8.15am on Monday 17th September.

Anyone who has any information about the stolen items is asked to call Wells police on 101 or click here.

The table stolen from St Lawrence Church in Westbury-sub-Mendip. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

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