Thieves steal three flags from Northamptonshire Scout Group

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Thieves have stolen three flags from a Northamptonshire Scout Hut.

The burglary took place at Geddington scouts hut in Grafton Road, Geddington when thieves gained access to the premises and then broke into a metal container and stole three scout flags.

Two of them were on wooden poles, one green with a brass Fleur-de-lis on top and gold lettering, the other one yellow with green lettering and the third blue on an aluminium pole with a spike on the top.

Written on the three flags, respectively was ‘First Geddington Scout Group’, ‘First Geddington Cub Scouts’ and ‘First Geddington Beaver Scouts.’

Clothing and camping equipment was also stolen. The burglary happened sometime between 5pm on Friday, 25 July and 8am on Saturday, 26 July.

Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who may have any information regarding it.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.