Digger stolen in Amble

09 Feb 2017 14:01 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a digger was stolen in Amble.

It happened in Queen Street outside the building site cabin on Friday, February 3, between 9am and 9.05am. It is believed three unknown men removed the digger a dark coloured Atlas Copco digger, and loaded it into a white van before driving off.

Police are appealing for witnesses, anyone who was in the area and who may have seen or heard anything suspicious, is asked to contact police. Officers also want to speakl to anyone who may have been offered the digger for sale.

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting reference number 764 of 03/02/17 or ring the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.