Pub burglaries in Mablethorpe and Ingoldmells

Almost a third of all crime is alcohol-related
Almost a third of all crime is alcohol-related

Police are investigating two pub burglaries that have happened in Mablethorpe and Ingoldmells.

A burglary took place at a pub in the High Street, Mablethorpe, overnight between December 12 and 13. The offenders forced a door at the rear and stole cash from a sweet vending machine inside.

The another burglary took place in a pub in the High Street Ingoldmells, which happened some time between 12noon on December 13 and 6.30pm the following day.

The offenders gained entry via a rear door and then caused damage to gaming machines in an attempt to break in to steal cash.

It is not clear at this stage if the two incidents are in anyway connected and are being treated as individual cases.

Anyone with information should contact Lincolnshire Police by dialling 101 and quoting the incident number 225 for the Mablethorpe burglary and incident number 347 for the burglary in Ingoldmells.

Or you can report these crimes anonymously via Crimestoppers on: 0800 555 111.