West Lothian gang breaks into family home and steals £7,500 worth of loot

Appleton Drive
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Police have launched a manhunt following a break-in at a property in West Lothian.

On Saturday, May 18, a home in Appleton Drive, Livingston was broken into between 12.50am and 1am and £7,500 worth of goods were taken.

Jewellery worth around £5,000 was stolen as well as a black Canada Goose jacket, a grey Canada Goose Garson gilet and a black Canada Goose down gilet worth around £2,500

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Officers are appealing to members of the public to come forward if they have any information in relation to the incident or if they have CCTV or dashcam footage

“Detective Constable Matt Morran said: “Our enquiries to trace those responsible is ongoing. We are keen to speak to three people seen in a dark-coloured SUV with distinctive alloy wheels in the area just after midnight.

“In addition, we are asking anyone who saw anything suspicious to get in touch.

“We are also asking people to check private CCTV and dash-cam to see if there is anything that could help our investigation.”

Anyone who can assist is asked to call Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 3930 of Sunday, 19 May, 2024.