Burglars target Sheffield city centre news agent

Police outside GT News Sheffield
Police outside GT News Sheffield
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Burglars struck at a Sheffield city centre newsagent in the early hours and stole cash, cigarettes and stamps.

GT news on High Street was targeted in the early hours of this morning.

Today a crime scene investigation van was parked outside the shop and a police investigator left the shop carrying evidence bags.

The shop was closed first thing this morning.

A workman was fitting new locks at the shop this afternoon and a worker confirmed there had been a break-in.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “A report of burglary was made to police at approximately 4.50am on Monday, November 3, at a newsagents on High Street in Sheffield city centre.

“A quantity of money, cigarettes and stamps were reportedly taken.

“A 40-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of burglary and bailed while enquiries continue.”