THE former chair of Magherafelt District Policing Partnership, Councillor Jim Campbell is warning shop keepers to be on the alert following a burglary at a designer boutique in the town.
The Queen Bee premises was broken into last Friday night and a range of designer labels stolen.
Mr Campbell said thankfully this type of theft was not common in Magherafelt but was “shocking” when it happened.
“It must be quite distressing to the shop owner for a whole range of reasons,” he added.
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