HUNDREDS of pounds worth of jewellery was stolen during a burglary at a house in Worcester.
The incident happened in St Dunstans Close on Sunday (November 2) between 4.15pm and 10.15pm when the thief or thieves gained entry through an open window.
When the owners returned they found two nine carat yellow gold link bracelets, worth about £50 each and a yellow gold soverign dated back to 1886, on a yellow gold chain, valued about £200 had been taken.
A £100 yellow gold ring with sapphire stone surrounded by small white stones, with the band of the ring having lines like the bark of a tree and yellow gold bracelet with oval shaped links and small diamonds was also missing.
The burglars also took more than £130 in cash.
Anyone who sees the items being sold or who witnessed suspicious activity in the area at the time of the burglary is asked to call police on the non-emergency number 101.
Alternatively contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, via the website at www.crimestoppers-uk.org or by calling 0800 555 111.
Police are also reminding the public to take some simple steps in preventing their home from being burgled such as ensuring all windows and doors are locked and secured.