Valuable jewellery including gold and diamond rings have been stolen in a burglary in Huddersfield.

Thieves broke into the property in Shepherds Thorn Lane, Bradley, through a back door, before making off with the haul which police say has great sentimental value.

Items taken include a distinctive, handmade, white and yellow gold necklace with a traditional Greek design, a gold ring with 1 carat emerald and 1.2 carat diamond cluster, a yellow gold citrine diamond ring, DKNY Rose gold watch, Le Vian 14 carat gold diamond and blueberry tanzanite ring, white gold trilogy tanzanite and diamond cluster ring, 18 carat two-colour gold, ruby and diamond ring and a Rotary ladies gold bracelet watch.

A distinctive, hand-made, white and yellow gold necklace with a traditional Greek design.

The burglary happened on Tuesday May 3, between 10am and 4pm.

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Det Con Dan Ashton, of Huddersfield CID, said: “I would appeal to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or seen or heard anything suspicious in the Bradley area last Tuesday to come forward to the police with any information.

“A number of distinctive pieces of jewellery were stolen from the property, some of which have great sentimental value.

“I would also appeal to anyone who has seen these items for sale, or who has been invited to buy these items to get in touch.”

Anyone with information about the incident, or the items stolen, should contact Kirklees CID via 101 quoting reference 13160188828 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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