Thieves target shop undergoing refurb

A SHOP undergoing renovation work in Bedlington has been targeted by thieves.

Police are appealing for information after thieves climbed onto the roof of the property and stole a number of strips of lead flashing, between 10am on Wednesday, October 31, and 6pm on Friday, November 2.

They damaged a number of tiles on the roof while committing the crime, which is thought to amount to around £1,000.

Anyone with any information into the incident is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191.