Hunt for thief after Bradley Lowery charity box snatched from shop

Police have begun an investigation after a box believed to be collecting cash for cancer battler Bradley Lowery was stolen.

Sunday, 19th March 2017, 1:18 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:08 am
Yoden Road in Peterlee. Image copyright Google Maps.

Officers in Peterlee are searching for a suspect after the box was taken from the counter of The Lunch Box in Yoden Road.

The theft happened during the last few days.

A spokesman for Durham Constabulary said: "Police are investigating and inquiries are ongoing into the theft of a charity box from that shop.

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"We are looking for suspect."

Anyone with information is asked to call 101.