First World War helmet with bullet hole stolen in Caithness break-in

A World War One helmet with a bullet hole in it has been stolen from a property in Caithness.

The military head gear was taken along with a model sailing ship in a glass case.

Police said the thefts from a private collection happened between 3 and 6 August at a building in Forss, about five miles (8km) from Thurso.

Officers have appealed for information in tracing the stolen items.

The helmet, which is more than 100 years old, has a bullet hole from the First World War


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Police have provided no further details at this stage on the break-in.


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