Police hunt trio

POLICE are hunting three women who stole Champagne from two Co-op stores in Amble.

The trio swiped three bottles, worth £127, from the Queen Street shop, and one, worth £31, from the Newburgh Street premises on Friday between 2.30pm and 3pm.

They are said to be in their 20s.

One was wearing a white top and trousers, had short dark hair and was of slim build, the second had brown hair and was wearing a leopard-print top, while the third was dressed all in white and had bright red shoulder-length hair.

Anyone with information can call police on 03456 043043.