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Burglary in Lime Kiln area of Uplyme

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Police urge residents in the area to remain vigilant

Police have appealed for information following a burglary in Uplyme.

Detectives have urged residents to remain vigilant as the break-in is the second in the village in recent weeks.

Entry was forced into a property in the Lime Kiln area between Tuesday 26 March and Monday 1 April and a tidy search was carried out. No items appear to have been stolen.

Another property in Rhode Lane, Uplyme, was burgled between Wednesday 20 March and Monday 25 March and a large amount of jewellery and silverware was stolen (crime reference number CR/026686/19).    

Anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity regarding either incident is urged to contact police via email at or by phone on 101.

The crime reference for the Lime Kiln burglary is CR/029051/19.

Information can also be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers via 0800 555111 or at

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