Otterton: silverware stolen from church

Monday, January 28, 2013
11.20 AM

A police appeal has been launched following the theft of silverware from Otterton church.

Police in Exmouth are appealing for information following a theft of silverware from Otterton.

Devon and Cornwall police said the theft was from Church of St Michaels & All Angels in Otterton, East Devon, sometime between Sunday January 20 and Thursday January 24.

A police spokesperson said: “The offender(s) entered the church during daylight when the church was unlocked and stole silverware from the vestry.

“Amongst items stolen were a silver wafer box holder, three silver chalices and a small silver dish.”

Police are appealing for any witnesses or to anyone who has information regarding the theft.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting police reference KE/13/167 or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or report online at www.Crimestoppers-uk.org