Football stadium burgled

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A GANG smashed their way into a football club to steal two safes and a flat screen television.

Police believe the men broke into Fleetwood Town’s Highbury Stadium sometime between 8pm on Saturday and 8am today.

The four men used an angle grinder, crowbar and hammer to gain access through a perimeter gate next to Memorial Park and searched a number of rooms before leaving with the safes and 42 inch LG television.

They are described as being dressed in dark clothing with face coverings and it is believed the were inside the Highbury Avenue stadium for a considerable amount of time.

Police are now appealing for anyone with information to come forward by calling 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.