Distraction gallery theft in Fairford

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THIEVES stole nearly £700 in cash from a gallery in Fairford.

Staff at The Coln Gallery on High Street, Fairford, reported the cash missing after two men entered the store on Friday, April 20 at around midday.

The two men distracted staff members with enquiries about items and then took £670 from a desk at the rear of the gallery.

The men were described as Moroccan or Asian in appearance and in their early 20s. One man was ‘chubby’ and wearing a dark striped top and the other was ‘slim’ and wearing light scruffy clothing.

If you have any information that can help police with their investigations, please ring 101.

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