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Guns Stolen in College Raid

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7:01am 19th March 2013

A criminal gang is armed in Cornwall after six shotguns were stolen from Duchy College.

The secure case was swiped and smashed open at Stoke Climsland. Detectives found the smashed casing about 200m from the scene.

Computers were also taken during the burglary in the early hours of Friday morning.

A police spokesman said: “Naturally we are concerned that shotguns have been stolen and there are now six unauthorised weapons in the hands of criminals. We have begun a full investigation and we are keen to locate these stolen items as quickly as possible.”
 
“I would urge anyone who is approached with any similar items for sale, where the origin of the items cannot be clearly demonstrated, to contact us straightaway.”
 
If anyone has information in connection with this incident please call 101 and quote reference BN/13/166, alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.
7:01am 19th March 2013

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