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Carmarthen business is hit bit foreign jewellery thieves

By LeeMacGregor  |  Posted: February 08, 2013

FOREIGN jewellery thieves have struck again in Carmarthen.

Police were called to the Old Curiosity Antiques Centre in King Street at around 12.30pm on Friday after two trays of jewellery were taken.

It is understood the stolen goods were worth around £2,000 and the thieves were said to have Eastern European accents.

One distracted the victim, who did not wish to speak about the incident, while another took the goods.

Last month the Journal reported how professional gold thieves are repeatedly targeting jewellers in Carmarthen.

Five businesses had revealed how criminals — who work in pairs and are thought to be foreign — were operating in the town centre on a regular basis.

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