Huge haul of precious jewellery stolen from Ambergate home


Burglars stole a large amount of jewellery after breaking into a house in Ambergate, including necklaces, rings, bracelets, earrings and watches.

Police said the house in Derby Road was burgled between 8.15am and 12.45pm on Friday, October 30.

Among the necklaces stolen was a 9ct gold St Christopher pendant on a gold chain, a 9ct gold men’s curb link chain, a 9ct gold cross on a gold chain, a small diamond pendant on a 9ct gold chain, and two small gold lockets, one in the shape of a heart and one an oval.

A 9ct gold wedding ring with diamonds was also taken, as were two rose gold wedding bands, a 9ct gold garnet ring and a white gold ring with a pink stone, among several others.

Further filling their loot bags, offenders also took a silver and rose gold Michael Kors watch, a rose gold DKNY watch, a Victorian ornate silver ladies’ pocket watch, a laptop, cash, mobile phone and a digital camera.

Detectives investigating the offence are appealing for anyone with information to get in touch.

Derbyshire police said: "Anyone who might have been offered any of the items for sale or might know their whereabouts should call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting crime reference 46852/15."

You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111