Burglary at Blandford school – CCTV appeal

Officers investigating a burglary at a Blandford school are issuing a CCTV image of the suspect.

Sometime between 3.30pm and 6.30pm on Wednesday 28 November 2018 a man entered The Blandford School on Milldown Road and stole a purse from a handbag belonging to a member of staff. The purse contained a quantity of cash and bank cards.

A bank card was fraudulently used at a number of local stores later that evening.

Police Constable Nick Hunter, of Blandford police, said: “As part of my investigation I am releasing a CCTV image of the suspect from the school and I would urge anyone who recognises him to please contact Dorset Police.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55180192026. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.