Tanning salon closed after break-in as police investigate

Sunshine Tanning Studio, in Tranent, has been temporarily closed following a break-in on Saturday morning.

Tanning salon in East Lothian closed after break-in as police investigate © Google Maps 2024

A tanning studio in East Lothian has been forced to close following a break-in.

Police have launched an investigation after a break-in at Sunshine Tanning Studio in Tranent on Saturday morning left the shop’s front window smashed.

The tanning studio has released a statement on their Facebook confirming they have had to temporarily close as police and forensics examine the scene.

Posting to their Facebook page, they said: “Attention all customers,

“Our shop was broken into last night, our window has been smashed and there has been some damage.

“Police and forensics are at the shop, so it is closed off.

“Due to this all bookings are cancelled and we unfortunately can’t access our computer to contact anyone direct as we are not allowed to enter the shop, so please understand.

“The shop will be closed until further notice.

“Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.”

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 4.45am on Saturday, July 8, 2023, officers received a report of a break-in at a premises on Bridge Street, Tranent.

“Enquiries are ongoing.”

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