Posted: Tue 8th Mar 2022

Police appeal after a 160-year-old bronze army bell stolen from house in Flintshire

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Tuesday, Mar 8th, 2022

Police have launched an appeal for information after a 160-year-old bronze bell was stolen from a property in Flintshire. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The 30kg bell which has an army ordnance logo cast on it was taken from the garden of a house in Edwin Drive, Flint last Wednesday. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The bell is said to have significant sentimental value and a family heirloom. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

In a statement, North Wales Police said: “A 30-kilogram bronze cast army bell, with an army ordnance logo, was stolen from the garden of an address in Edwin Drive Flint overnight on Wednesday 2nd March.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Anyone with information can contact police via 101, or the live webchat  https://www.northwales.police.uk/police-forces/north-wales-police/areas/live-chat/ quoting event number B029721. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously – 0800 555 111 ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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