Power tools stolen from work vans in Torquay

(Last Updated On: November 15, 2017)

Police have appealed for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after thefts from vehicles overnight in the Chelston area of Torquay.

The incidents happened between 8 pm on Tuesday 14th November and 7 am on Wednesday 15th November.

Around £2000 of power tools were stolen from a vehicle on Sherwell Valley Road. Power tools were also stolen from a transit van on Raleigh Avenue.

Police are reminding members of the public not to leave valuables in their vehicles and park on a driveway or garage if possible.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via 101@dc.police.uk or by calling 101 quoting crime reference number CR/099343/17 (Raleigh Avenue) or CR/099347/17 (Sherwell Valley Road).

Information can also be passed anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or reporting online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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