World War Two medals stolen in Scarborough house burglary

POLICE are appealing for information after World War Two medals were  stolen in a raid on a house in Scarborough.

Two of the stolen medals

North Yorkshire Police said the three medals - a Pacific Star, a World War Two Star and a World War Two medal - were stolen in a recent burglary.

Police said the medals, which were awarded to the burglary victim's late father, are of “high sentimental value."

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A North Yorkshire Police spokesman, said: "If you know anything about these medals, have been offered them or seen them for sale, please get in touch."

One of the stolen medals

Call police on 101, quoting North Yorkshire Police reference number 12180134562 .