THIEVES stole cigarettes after breaking into a Basingstoke supermarket.

It is thought two people broke into the Co-op store in Winklebury Way, Winklebury, between 1.30am and 4.30am on Wednesday, March 5.

The force said a large quantity of cigarettes was stolen during the raid.

Detectives would like to hear from anyone who saw what happened or who has been offered cigarettes for sale recently.

Anyone with information can call Basingstoke CID on 101 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.