Appeal for info following Birchills burglary


Police in Walsall are appealing for information after distinctive items were stolen in a burglary in Birchills.

The burglary occurred on Saturday 28 January between 6pm and 11pm at an address on Miner Street, Birchills.

A rare electric blue Nintendo Wii games console was stolen and officers are appealing for anyone who may be able to help trace the property.

DC Debbie Webster, from Walsall CID, said: “We are appealing for anyone who may have have been offered the Nintendo Wii or may have seen something at the time of the incident which happened on an evening between 6pm and 11pm.

“The stolen Wii was a child’s Christmas present and understandably the family are upset. We are hoping that someone will come forward with some information that will help us with our enquiries.”

If anyone would like to pass on any information they are urged to contact DC Debbie Webster at Walsall CID by calling 101. Alternatively you can leave information anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.