POLICE have appealed for witnesses after a card stand with a money box attached was stolen from a retirement housing complex in Lechlade over the weekend.

Officers believe the items were stolen from St Birinus Court in Gassons Road, Lechlade between 9.30pm and 9.45pm on Sunday, August 27.

They are asking anyone with any information about this incident to contact them by emailing 249302@gloucestershire.police.uk or by quoting incident number 93 of August 28 on the Gloucestershire Police website.

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Information can also be reported anonymously on the Crimestoppers website or by calling 0800555111.

The information comes from a community alert - police are unable to accept reports of crime through Neighbourhood Alerts.