South Scotland

Dumfries jewellery thieves strike in 'broad daylight'

Police are appealing for information after jewellery thieves targeted a Dumfries home in "broad daylight".

Goods including diamond rings and a pendant were taken from the house in Troqueer Road some time between 08:00 and 17:00 on Tuesday.

The total value of the items taken has been estimated at around £5,000.

PC Alison Burke appealed for anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area at the time of the theft to contact them.