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Burglary at Blandford school – CCTV appeal

Officers investigating a burglary at a Blandford school are issuing a CCTV image of the suspect.

Sometime between 3.30pm and 6.30pm on Wednesday 28 November 2018 a man entered The Blandford School on Milldown Road and stole a purse from a handbag belonging to a member of staff. The purse contained a quantity of cash and bank cards.

A bank card was fraudulently used at a number of local stores later that evening.

Police Constable Nick Hunter, of Blandford police, said: "As part of my investigation I am releasing a CCTV image of the suspect from the school and I would urge anyone who recognises him to please contact Dorset Police."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55180192026. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via

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