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Friday, November 16, 2012
A diamond-encrusted Cartier watch and a platinum diamond ring are among more than £100,000 of jewellery stolen from a house in Wimbledon.
Also stolen was a wedding ring.
The watch is worth £35,000 and is among a number of items, many of them by renowned French watch and jewellery retailer Cartier, that were stolen.
A second watch was also taken.
Both have “Squirrels Wood” engraved on the back of them.
Also taken from the property in Church Road was a platinum diamond ring with two yellow diamonds, worth £70,000.
A pair of earrings with gold panthers on them and a bracelet of the same design were among the taken items.
The other items stolen include bracelets and worth up to £7,000 each.
Detective Constable Debbie Goff of Merton police said: “We need to hear from anyone with information about the burglary or the stolen jewellery, which is of major sentimental value to its owner.”
The burglary took place between 7.30am and 10pm on Monday, October 8.
Anyone with information call Merton officers on 020 8649 3118 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.