Yankee candles from two businesses in Rotherham village

Police hunt armed robber
Police hunt armed robber

Detectives are trying to trace those responsible for two burglaries in Todwick in which Yankee candles were stolen.

Businesses in the village were raided earlier this week.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “Do you know anyone that has been selling Yankee candles or has recently come into possession of a large quantity of them? If so, please let us know.

“There has been two commercial burglaries in the Todwick area where a quantity of candles have been stolen.”

Anyone with information on those responsible or suspicions on who may have been involved should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 303 of March 13.

Details can also be passed on to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.