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Shed burglary in Ryhope

17 Aug 2015 00:00 AM

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Police investigating a shed burglary in Sunderland are releasing an image of a scrap van they'd like to trace.

At 7.40am, on Monday, August 10, thieves broke into a garden shed in Roselea Avenue in Ryhope. They stole a number of items including exercise equipment, a tumble dryer, scrap metal and a Flymo strimmer.

A scrap van was seen in the area at the time of the theft and officers are keen to identify the owners as they may have information that can help with enquiries into the burglary.

The van has black panels at the front and the driver's side.

Any witnesses, or anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference 912 100815 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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