BURGLARS have stolen thousands of pounds worth of goods from Co-Op on Norton High Street in the early hours of this morning.

Detectives are investigating after two suspects approached the store shortly before 1.30am and stole around £2,000 worth of goods including cigarettes, alcohol and a charity box containing cash.

The first suspect is described as wearing a black jacket, black hooded top with the hood up, dark bottoms, black gloves and a black balaclava.

The second suspect is described as wearing a dark blue jacket with a small white logo, a black balaclava, dark coloured bottoms, black gloves and black trainers.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Kev Middleton on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 205740.

Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org