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Fisherman devastated by £10,000 break-in
A DEVOTED fisherman has been left devastated after thieves stole £10,000 worth of his equipment.
Crooks broke into the house in Bevin Way, Stanford-le-Hope after removing locks and a window.
Once inside they stole the haul of fishing gear which the victim had spent a lifetime building up.
Among the haul were a handmade rod and silver Shimano reels.
The break-in happened between Wednesday April 25 and Thursday April 26.