Cardiff Antique Centre burglary – Image of suspect published.
Police in Cardiff have published the CCTV image of a suspect they wish to speak to in connection with the burglary of the Antique Centre in the Royal Arcade which links St Mary Street and The Hayes in central Cardiff.
The burglary occurred sometime between 6.30am and 7.10am on Friday 20th June when access was gained into the store after the window pane of the front door was smashed.
A number of valuable items were stolen during the burglary including display trays containing gold rings of various designs, gold Victorian £5 coin dated, six Sovereign gold coins, a gold 1996 football design £2 coin, a gold French Napoleon coin dated 1806, a quarter ounce gold Krueger coin and an Australian Gold coin. A boxed lady’s Rolex watch with a black face and steel strap was also stolen.
A 49 year old man from the Ferndale area has been arrested, charged with burglary and remanded in custody.
Police have issued a CCTV image of a second man they wish to speak to in connection with this offence and are appealing for any information which will help them identify this man.
Anyone who can identify the man in the picture or who has any information concerning this burglary is asked to contact South Wales Police on 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 and quote reference 1400217590.