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Burglars steal cash from Oswaldtwistle restaurant

The burglars gained entry to De Niro's in Oswaldtwistle by wrecking the front double door.

De Niro's in Oswaldtwistle

Thugs smashed their way into an Italian restaurant and fled with a substantial amount of cash.

The burglars gained entry to De Niro's in Oswaldtwistle by wrecking the front double door.

Police said the incident happened between 11pm on Friday and 11am on Saturday.

PC Paul Wolstenholme from Hyndburn Police is now appealing for witnesses to come forward.

He said: "I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the incident or remembers seeing anything suspicious to come forward and contact the police.

"The front of the premises is directly next to Haslingden Old Road so it may well be that passing vehicles may have spotted some suspicious activity."

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or on-line at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

 

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