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Two men victimized after series of flat thefts in Lewisham

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Police have launched an appeal following a series of thefts at a block of flats in Lewisham.

The crimes in Molding Lane took place between January 16 and April 9, 2022.

Officials say special equipment is being used to gain access to the flats.

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Then items are stolen which include a bike and packages that have been left for the residents.

Police have released pictures of the men they want to talk to about the incidents.

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Photos from Metropolitan Police

The police have not been able to identify the youths even after several inquiries.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police on 101 and refer to CAD 4039/04Aug.

Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police said: “Detectives are appealing for the public’s help to identify the two men following a series of burglaries in Lewisham.

“The crimes have taken place between Sunday, January 16 and Saturday, April 9, when the men managed to gain access to flats at Molding Lane, Lewisham, SE 14.

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Photos from Metropolitan Police

“It appears that the men had planned the theft, as they used special equipment to gain access to the flats.

“Items stolen include a bike and packages left for residents.

“Despite active inquiries, the police have been unable to identify the men and have sought the public’s help.

“Any witness or anyone with any information is asked to call the police on 101 Tweet @MetCC Citing CAD 4039/04 Aug.

“To provide information, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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