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Burglars target footballers during match
12:46pm Thursday 10th October 2013 in News
BURGLARS stole mobile phones and a luxury watch from footballers' changing rooms, while they played on the adjoining pitch.
Thieves rifled through players' pockets and took three mobile phones and a Breitling watch.
Two of the phones have been found by police but a black Samsung Galaxy S2 and the watch have not.
The thefts happened in the clubhouse of Harrogate Railway Football Club in Station View, Harrogate, between 7.30pm and 9.30pm on October 1, police said today.
The watch is described as chronograph stainless steel with a blue face and three dials.
Acting Sergeant Tom Barker of Harrogate Police, said: “If you saw anyone acting suspiciously around Harrogate Railway Football Club at the time in question or you believe you have been offered any of the stolen items for sale, I urge you to please get in touch.”
Anyone with information is asked tp phone Acting Sgt Baker on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Quote reference 12130170712 when passing on information.