Cumbria Crack

Old Pencil Museum damaged in Keswick vandal attack

[P]olice are investigating criminal damage that has occurred at a derelict building in Keswick.

The old Pencil Museum was broken into between 6pm on Thursday 20th April and 9am on Friday 21st April 2017.

Two males entered the building by smashing a window and also caused criminal damage internally.

Sergeant David MacDonald said: “The old Pencil Museum is a derelict building, which is unsafe for members of the public to enter. We would like to remind anyone that is considering entering the building without permission that it is dangerous. Trespassers will also risk prosecution.”

Anyone with information should call 101, email [email protected] or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.