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OBE medal amongst items stolen in Randalstown burglaries

An OBE medal as well as cash, jewellery and cigarettes have been stolen following the burglary of three houses in Randalstown.

Police received reports of the incidents on the Church Road and Kemmihill Gardens area between 3pm on Friday and 4.45pm on Saturday.

In two of the incidents entry was forced via a rear window and in the other forced via a rear door.

Detective Sergeant Lyttle said: "In all instances the properties were then ransacked and items including cash, jewellery and cigarettes were stolen.

"Amongst these was an OBE Medal which is of great sentimental value to one of the victims so I am asking for the public’s assistance with the investigation.

"Anyone with information should contact detectives at Antrim Police station on 101 quoting reference 394, 449 or 957 of 10/03/18. Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111."

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