Early morning break-in at Romford jewellers
PUBLISHED: 08:19 12 October 2015 | UPDATED: 09:19 12 October 2015
Ernest Jones in The Liberty Shopping centre was broken into this morning.
Police were called at about 2.30am to reports of a burglary at the Romford jewellery shop where a number of items were stolen.
The glass in a door to the shopping centre has been broken and a cordon in Western Road remains in place.
There have been no arrests at this stage.
Firefighters from Hornchurch and Romford also attended the scene at Western Road where a pile of wood had been set alight.
The fire, which melted the laminated glass on the doors of the shopping centre, was put out by 3am.
More to follow.
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