Copper pipe theft from flat

COPPER pipes have been stolen from a flat in Cowpen.

Thieves broke into an upstairs flat in Keelmans Terrace, damaging floorboards to get to the copper pipes.

They caused around £750 damage to the property and also water damage to the premises below.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the break-in, carried out between 7pm on Tuesday, November 8, and early the following day.