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Five arrested after cigarettes and safes stolen from Hopton petrol station

PUBLISHED: 10:25 12 June 2012

FIVE men have been arrested on suspicion of burglary after a petrol station was broken into in Hopton near Great Yarmouth at the weekend.

Overnight Saturday 9/Sunday, June 10, burglars broke into the garage on Lowestoft Road and stole cigarettes and two safes.

The five men, aged between 22 and 43 and from Middlesex and Hertfordshire, were arrested in Great Yarmouth on Monday and are currently in custody where they will be questioned.

Officers want to speak to anyone who may have noticed any persons or vehicles acting suspiciously in Hopton on Saturday or early on Sunday morning.

Calls should be made to DC Riki Chase at Great Yarmouth CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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