Nearly £5,000 of computers are stolen

THOUSANDS of pounds worth of computer equipment has been stolen from a centre near Morpeth.

Thieves broke into the Hepscott Park pupil referral unit building in Hepscott Park between 7pm on Monday, August 1, and 7am the following day.

They stole eight ACER laptops – worth almost £5,000 in total – which have ‘Northumbrian Castles’ written on the back of them.

Anyone with information into the burglary or the whereabouts of the stolen laptops should contact police on 03456 043043 ext 69191 or ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.