Detectives in Barnet are appealing for information and have released CCTV following a burglary in Temple Fortune.
Police were called at 01:30hrs on Thursday, 26 April to reports of a burglary at Boots the Chemists, Finchley Road, Temple Fortune. Over £5,000 worth of aftershave and perfume was stolen.
At 01:25hrs, four suspects riding two dark coloured mopeds pulled up outside the chemist. They were carrying large shopping bags and one of them carried a large cement post.
One of the suspects used the post to smash open the front door of the chemist. Once broken, all four suspects entered the store, smashed the glass display cabinets and filled their bags with brands such as YSL, Armani, Hugo Boss, Paco Rabanne, Givenchy, Diesel, Dior, Lacoste, DKNY, Davidoff, Cerruti and CK One.
The suspects then made off on their mopeds.
The suspects are described as:
Suspect one: wore a white (top backside shown in store), wearing a dark full face helmet, dark top and trousers and black shoes.
Suspect two: wore a dark full face helmet, dark hooded jacket with a white logo on the left chest, black trousers over grey pants and black shoes.
Suspect three: wore a dark full face helmet, a grey top with a white Adidas logo on the left chest and black trousers.
Suspect four: wore a dark full face helmet, light coloured hooded top with a blue lining, dark blue trousers, white socks and black shoes.
Detective Constable Kim Louey from Barnet’s Major Crime Unit said: “We are appealing for anyone who may have seen these suspects. We know from CCTV, drivers and buses were operating at the time of the offence, with passengers getting off the bus as the suspects loaded up their mopeds with the goods”
No arrests have been made.
Anyone with any information are asked to call Barnet CID on 020 8733 4024 or via 101 quoting reference CAD 405/26Apr or tweet @MetCC. To call anonymously, please contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.