Crops in field damaged

27 Feb 2017 12:04 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after crops were damaged in a field in Northumberland.

It happened at Park Head Farm in Netherwitton near Morpeth between 2am and 8am on Wednesday, February 22.

A vehicle from Seaham, County Durham was driven over an arable fields causing damage to growing crops. The vehicle, a silver coloured Isuzu Trooper, has been seized by police suspected to be been used in crime. It was abandoned in the field where it had been stuck in the mud and the occupants made 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.

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting reference number 191 of 22/02/17 or ring the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.