War medals and sentimental letters and photographs were stolen from a house in Shoeburyness.

The Second World War medals stolen were
* the 1939–1945 Star,
* Atlantic Star,
* Arctic Star,
* Italy Star,
* Burma Star,
* veteran’s medal and
* Ushakov medal.

Dc Donna Hindle, of Rayleigh CID, said: “The victim is aged in his 90s and while the items have little monetary value, they are of enormous sentimental value.
“I am keen to hear from witnesses who saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area at the time, or from anybody who has been offered the items for sale.”
They can call Dc Hindle on 101

Additional Info

Police Incident NumberDc Donna Hindle
Police ForceEssex Police 0300 333 4444