Police appeal after burglary

TAYSIDE Police are appealing for information after almost £10,000 worth of Christmas presents, jewellery and electrical items were stolen from a house in Chestnut Green, Broughty Ferry, between 8.20 a.m. and 17.50 p.m. last Monday.

Amongst the items taken was a 40-inch LED TV, an Apple iPad 2, a Compaq laptop computer, a Nintendo DS, a black Nintendo Wii, a digibox, an iPod docking station and two Apple iPod Classics, as well as a two-figure sum of money.

A Dell laptop computer, a Bose Sounddock and two digital cameras were also stolen, along with a number of Nintendo Wii and DS games and DVDs.

Jewellery was also stolen, including a custom made 18 carat gold wedding ring, an 18 carat gold diamond ring and an 18 carat gold sapphire and diamond engagement ring, as well as a sapphire and diamond engagement ring that is similar in design to the one worn by Lady Spencer and now Catherine Middleton.

A gent’s Tissot watch and a lady’s Hot Diamonds watch were also included in the haul.

Retail gift vouchers, intended as Christmas gifts, a child’s football strip and a pair of Ugg boots were also stolen.

Anyone with any information that may be useful should contact Tayside Police on 0300 111 2222, or any police officer. Alternatively information can be passed anonymously via the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.