Thieves try to steal JCB

04 Feb 2015 14:35 PM

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Police are appealing for information after the attempted theft of a digger in Seaton Sluice.

Between 3pm Thursday, January 29, and 2pm Saturday, January 31, a JCB digger that was parked in a field in Crag Point in Collywell Bay Road was broken into.

The thieves managed to start the digger and drove it a short distance before leaving in abandoned in the field.

Then between 5pm Monday, February 2, and 8am Tuesday, February 3, thieves again broke into the same JCB digger, drove it a short distance before leaving it in the field.

Enquiries are ongoing into both incidents and police are appealing for anyone with any information to contact them on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number sn 709 310115.