POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a theft where five cameras worth more than £6,000 were taken from a property

Officers were called to a property on Cross Street, Sudbury after the owner phoned police on Saturday 5 October to report that five cameras and a watch - a Zeppelin watch LZ127 automatic - had been taken from the property at at some point between 3 July and 3 October, when the victim had been away.

The total value of the items is estimated to be in the region of £6,500. There had been no signs of entry or disturbance.

Police are asking anyone who knows of the whereabouts of the items taken or has been sold such items in suspicious circumstances should contact Bury St Edmunds CID, quoting crime reference 37/58190/20.

The cameras taken are as follows:

  • Two Rittreck 220 cameras one with waist level finder and with F2 80mm Rittron lens and one with prism finder and 40mm Noritar lens
  • Hasselblad XPAN II with 45mm lens, shade and black ever ready case missing popper but with strap.
  • Nikkormat FTN Camera, silver, with Zeiss 50MM F1.4 ZF lens
  • Hasselblad 500c with Zeiss Planar lens, lens is in silver, body is black and silver, and film magazine.

Residents can also contact the police at suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update, thomas.handley-howard@suffolk.pnn.police.uk or via Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, or vcrimestoppers-uk.org