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Owners distressed after Omagh home ransacked and jewellery of ‘immense sentimental value’ stolen

Police are appealing for information following the report of a burglary at a house in the Brook Street area of Omagh on Wednesday

The occupants returned home to find that entry had been forced to the house, with many of the rooms rummaged through.

This would have happened on Wednesday afternoon, between 1pm and 4.30pm.

A sum of money and some pieces of jewellery of immense sentimental value were taken, including two wedding rings and an engagement ring.

Constable Harkness said: “The intrusion has, understandably, left the owners distressed.

“I am appealing to anyone with information, or who noticed any suspicious activity, to contact us on 101 quoting reference number 1197 of 27/01/21.”

A report can also be made using the online reporting form via

Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

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