Booze and cash stolen from Beer FC as burglars strike over bank holiday weekend

The damage left behind at Beer Albion FC. Picture: Roger Hoare

The damage left behind at Beer Albion FC. Picture: Roger Hoare - Credit: Archant

Burglars have stolen a safe and quantity of alcohol after they smashed their way into a football club over the bank holiday weekend.

Beer Albion FC was struck between 9pm on Sunday 25 August and 9am on Monday 26 August.

Police are investigating the break-in at the club and want to hear from anyone who could have information relating to the raid.

A spokesman for Devon and Cornwall Police said: "Offenders smashed through a door window to enter the clubhouse. They took a safe containing a quantity of cash and 10 bottles of spirits (gin, vodka and whiskey).

"Police are seeking witnesses to the burglary and would like to hear from anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious around the club at the time of the offence."


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Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information relating to it is asked to contact police via 101@dc.police.uk or by phone on 101, quoting CR/077270/19.

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