Thieves smash door and steal safe from Derbyshire rugby club

Amber Valley RUFC.
Amber Valley RUFC.

Police are appealing for witnesses after thieves raided a Derbyshire rugby club.

Offenders smashed through a door and stole a safe from Amber Valley RUFC.

The club posted a statement on their Facebook page on Wednesday saying: " Sadly someone/ a group of people broke into the rugby club last night between 11-34 and 12-05, police have asked us to share this and ask if anyone spotted a car parked at the gate at that time or has any cctv local."

Derbyshire Police confirmed that a safe was stolen in the raid, but gave no details of what was inside.

A police spokesman added: "Anyone who has any information should contact us on the usual channels with reference 19*552839."