Ashes Stolen

20 May 2013, 12:38 | Updated: 20 May 2013, 12:43

An urn containing the ashes of a woman's dead husband have been stolen in burglary in Northampton.

The ashes were inside an urn taken from a home on London Road between 5.00pm and 5.30pm on Friday 17 May 2013.

Northamptonshire Police say the thieves entered the property by smashing a back window.

A men’s Rotary watch in stainless steel, a Wildfire S phone and two gold rings were also taken. Some other stolen items were found in Northampton's Delapre Park.

Witnesses to this incident, or anyone with information, are asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101.  Alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.