Pictures of the jewellery stolen from the woman
A MAN stole £7,000 worth of jewellery from a family home.
The owner of the house in Chichester Close, Crawley, returned to her home at 3.45pm on Tuesday to find the man in her garden.
The victim attempted to approach him but he jumped over the garden fence.
She later realised four bridal sets and her gold band wedding ring with a floral design had been stolen.
Police described the man as mixed race, 5ft 7 in, of large build and with dark hair. He was wearing a grey hooded top, grey jogging bottoms and white trainers.
Police constable Claire Selwyn said: “These pieces of jewellery have a lot of sentimental value and we are keen to reunite them with their rightful owner.”
If you have information about the incident you can call 101 quoting reference 954 of 21/11.
Source: The Argus