Police appeal after Matlock pub burglary

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Police have appealed for witnesses after burglars targeted a fish bar and pub in Matlock.

Sometime between Thursday, December 10 at 11.45am and Friday, December 11 at 7.30am a burglary took place at the Red Lion pub on Matlock Green.

Thieves stole keys to the fruit machine and pool table and helped themselves to the money inside.

They left the property via the fire door which leads onto Chesterfield Road.

An attempt was made to break into Matlock Green Fish Bar sometime between 10pm and 11.30am on the same dates.

A rear door was damaged and tools were found nearby that could have been used to make an attempt to break in.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Adrian Harris on 101 quoting crime reference number 53434/15.

To report crime anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.