A house was broken into, and a quantity of cash along with items of jewellery were stolen. Some of these items are as follows:
Gold and platinum 3-diamond ring
Gold and platinum diamond solitaire ring
Gold Victorian style belcher bangle with small diamond
Sapphire and pearl gold ring
Gold and quartz pendant
Gold amethyst and quartz pendant
Gold engraved bracelet with hanging pendant
Gold brooch with 5 pearls
Gold star brooch pendant with diamonds and pearls
Matching marcasite and jade pendant and ring
Unfortunately we do not have any photographs of these items at this time. Although the total monetary value of these items is substantial, more importantly they are of huge personal importance and sentimental value to the victim, who is an elderly lady in her 80s.
Officers would like to trace a man who was seen in the immediate are at the time in question. He is described as white, in his early 20s, about 5ft 10 and medium build with facial stubble, wearing a grey and blue hooded top and carrying a green plastic bag. He was last seen leaving the area crossing the Ross Bridge in the direction of Dalchonzie.
If you have any information that could assist our investigation, in particular if you saw the person we would like to trace or have been offered jewellery for sale, please contact us on 101 or speak to any police officer. Information can also be given anonymously through Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111.
Our reference is CR/10511/19.