Unusual wooden box - possibly unique- stolen in burglary at Wardy Hill near Ely

PUBLISHED: 16:06 18 August 2017

The attached image shows a very unusual (possibly unique) carved wooden box that was stolen in a burglary at Wardy Hill on 7th August 2017.

The attached image shows a very unusual (possibly unique) carved wooden box that was stolen in a burglary at Wardy Hill on 7th August 2017.


A small carved wooden box – which has great sentimental value to its owner- was stolen during a burglary at Wardy Hill near Ely.

PC Alan Radford said the image shows the very unusual (possibly unique) carved wooden box that was stolen on August 7.

The box is quite small - 10”x8”x6”.

PC Radford: “It’s clearly quite a distinctive piece - not very large - it might be offered for sale or might be found on the second hand market.

“If you know where this item is or can help us to locate it - please do get in touch. The gentleman who has lost the item is a collector and it does have a sentimental value.”

You can contact police with any information regarding this on 101. Alternatively you message Cambs police privately on the East Cambs Police Facebook page.

Alternatively you can share information anonymously about this or any other crime through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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