FOUR masked people forced entry and took cash boxes from a New Forest Tesco store.

Police were called shortly before midnight on Sunday November 15 to reports of a burglary at Tesco Express in The Square, Pennington.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Police said: “Four masked people forced entry to the store, which was closed, and have taken cash boxes.

“No-one was hurt in the incident.

“Officers are currently following a number of lines of enquiry.

“Anyone with information should call 101, quoting 44200443251. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111.”