Thieves steal oil paintings in Winthorpe break-in

Lincolnshire Police
Lincolnshire Police

Police in Winthorpe have appealed for information after burglars stole three oil paintings from a house in the village’s Kings Avenue.

The theft occurred sometime between midnight and 9.07am on Saturday, October 12.

“Unknown offender(s) have entered the property and stolen three oil paintings from within. The subject of the artwork is unknown at this time,” said PCSO Dave Bunker.

The police have appealed for anyone who observed anything suspicious in the area, or who may have been offered any oil paintings in suspicious circumstances, to contact them on 101 quoting ‘incident 96 of October 12’.