Appeal to find stolen football memorabilia

POLICE have appealed for information after a distinctive collection of signed memorabilia was stolen from a garage over the weekend.

Several signed football shirts worth more than £1,500 were stolen from a detached garage outside a house in Meadowsweet Road, on the Bishop Cuthbert estate, in Hartlepool.

Officers investigating the case say thieves struck sometime between 2pm on Saturday and 2pm yesterday.

Anyone with information is asked to call PC Adam Godfrey, of Hartlepool Police, on (01642) 326326 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.