BURGLARS stole cash, tip jars, a car and phones during an overnight crime spree in Stourport town centre.

Six businesses in York Street, Stourport high street and Lombard Street were targeted between 12.30am and 2.40am in the early hours of Tuesday, August 13.

The unknown burglars forced their way into the premises and stole cash, tip jars, an electric cigarette, mobile phones and a laptop.

A blue VW Touran was also stolen from York Street after they keys were taken from one of the businesses.

Police are now appealing for witnesses.

A spokesman for Stourport Safer Neighbourhood Team said: "Officers are encouraging the community to call police if they witness any persons acting suspiciously in and around Stourport, or may have seen a blue VW Golf in the vicinity between the offence times."

Anyone with information should call West Mercia Police on 101, quoting 0086s.

Information can also be given anonymously to Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or visiting crimestoppers-uk.org.