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Four incidents of tool theft from vans reported

posted 11 Oct 2019, 06:19 by Chris Hoare

Police are appealing for witnesses following four incidents of thefts from vehicles in Debenham, Lowestoft and Wetheringsett.

In Debenham a van parked on a driveway in Gardeners Road was entered between 2pm Tuesday 8 October and 10am Wednesday 9 October.  Tools were stolen from within. (crime number 37/61646/19)

Elsewhere, a van parked on Moores Close also in Debenham, was damaged when a side door was jemmied.  The door was damaged, although no entry was gained.  This occurred between 5.20pm Tuesday 8 October and 10.30am Wednesday 9 October. (c/n 37/61324/19) 

Meanwhile at the North Quay Retail Park in Lowestoft a Ford Transit combi van had power tools stolen. This incident happened at some point between 5.30pm and 10.30pm on Wednesday 9 October. (c/n 37/61582/19)

At Hockey Hill in Wetheringsett a van parked up had tools removed at some point overnight between Tuesday 8 October and Wednesday 9 October. (c/n 37/61700/19)


If you have any information in relation to these crimes, please contact Suffolk Police quoting the relevant crime number.

For crime prevention advice please click on the below link:

http://www.suffolk.police.uk/sites/suffolk/files/powertoolsecurity1.pdf

http://www.suffolk.police.uk/advice/roads-and-vehicles/tool-smart

Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update  

Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org 

Phone – Call 101

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999

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Police Connect Team
11 Oct 19
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