Dawn robbers get away with £12k fags haul


Cigarettes worth £12,000 were stolen from a shop in Houghton Regis this morning.

The incident happened about 3.20-3.30am today (Monday April 14) when a black Audi pulled up outside the Nisa shop in Hillborough Crescent.

Four men dressed in dark clothing got out and broke into the back of the shop, getting away with a large number of cigarettes.

If you saw or heard any of this incident, contact Det Con Andrea Crouch direct at the burglary unit on 01582 394086, or call the 24 hour non-emergency police number 101, text the force control room on 07786 200011.

Alternatively call independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111. You do not have to give your name and no-one will know you called.