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1972 Munich Olympics commemorative coins stolen in burglary

Ashton Heights stolen jewellery

Commemorative coins from the 1972 Munich Olympics were among items stolen in a burglary recently.

Detectives are appealing for information following a burglary in Ashton Heights, Newry.

Around 9.40pm on Friday, 11 March, entry was gained to the rear of a house and a quantity of jewellery was stolen.

The jewellery included watches, bracelets, rings, earrings, brooches and six 1972 Munich Summer Olympics commemorative coins.

It is believed three males may have been involved in the burglary.

Police would like to hear from anyone who has information in relation to the burglary or whereabouts of the stolen items. They can be contacted on 101, quoting ref: 1344 110316.

Ashton Heights stolen jewellery

Ashton Heights stolen jewellery

If you prefer to provide information without giving your details you can contact the independent Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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