Cars, shops in Tamworth CBD near Peel St hit by thieves

POLICE are reviewing CCTV footage after several break-ins to units and thefts from cars in the Tamworth CBD.

Police said numerous cars had windows smashed or entry forced in carparks off Peel Street, while shops and units above were also targeted.

Victims lost mostly cash, phones and other small goods in the thefts.

Police said the incidents occurred sometime on Tuesday afternoon, about 5pm, and are believed to have been linked.

They’re investigating reports teenagers were involved in the incidents and are calling for any witnesses who might have seen suspicious activity.

Anyone with information on the thefts is being urged to contact Tamworth police on 6768 2999.