'Cleopatra' necklaces taken during raid on Northampton house

Burglars broke in through the back window of a house in Kingsthorpe before stealing jewellery including two "Cleopatra" necklaces.

Monday, 31st October 2016, 2:47 pm
Updated Tuesday, 1st November 2016, 9:24 pm
Burglars stole jewellery from a home in Kingsthorpe on Friday after breaking in through a rear window.

Northamptonshire Police is appealing for witnesses after burglars stole jewellery from the home in Currie Road.

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Sometime between 7pm on Friday, October 28 and 3.30am the following morning, burglars broke in through a window at the back of the house and stole various items of jewellery, including the Cleopatra necklaces and a gold elephant bracelet.

A police spokeswoman said a distinctive black snake-skin jewellery box, with a black velvet lining, was also taken.

Witnesses, or anyone with information about the stolen property, are asked to contact Northamptonshire Police on 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.