Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Cigarettes stolen from Portsmouth petrol station

Cigarettes worth £4,000 have been stolen from a petrol station in Hampshire.

Two people broke into the Texaco in Eastern Road, Portsmouth, and stole a large amount of cigarettes.

Det Con Craig Turner, Portsmouth CID, said: "I'd like to know if anyone has been offered reduced-price cigarettes or has heard about them sold tax-free."

Police said the offenders had their faces covered during the raid between 0300 and 0435 BST on 10 August.

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