Three arrested over jewellery heist

An unspecified amount of jewellery was stolen during the robbery. Credit: Google

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of robbery in connection with a jewellery heist in Carlisle on Friday morning.

The offenders smashed a window at approximately 10.15am and stole an unspecified amount of jewellery.

The incident took place at Peter Fletcher Jewellery in the Market Arcade.

Officers were quickly deployed and have arrested three local men, aged 19, 22, 26 on suspicion of robbery.

All three have been detained for questioning.