A petrol station, Shell Garage, Bracknell Road, Crowthorne, was broken into at 3am on Sunday September 15. Perpetrators used the front entrance to gain access to the building, and cartons of cigarettes were stolen from the premises. No one has been arrested in connection with this incident.
Soon after another burglary took place at Barkham Village Store & P.O, Bearwood Road, Wokingham, at 3:34am the same morning. Cartons of cigarettes were also stolen, and Thames Valley Police confirmed no one has been arrested in connection with the burglary.
A further burglary took place in Newbury at 4:45am Sunday September 15, with cigarettes and alcohol also stolen. It is unconfirmed whether all these incidents are linked.