Saturday, October 1, 2022

Police investigating after vehicle thefts in Sleaford area

Lincolnshire Police are investigating following four vehicle thefts in Sleaford and the surrounding villages in the past few days.

The latest incident relates to a report that a white Ford Transit van was stolen from West Road in Ruskington at around 3am on Monday 5 September. The registration of the vehicle which was stolen is OV59 FTT.

In a separate incident, a black Audi A4 with the registration FT61 VXZ, was reported stolen from the car park of The Red Lion in Newton at around 8.55pm on Sunday 4 September.

Lincolnshire Police also received a report that two vehicles had been stolen from an address in Boston Road in Sleaford on 2 September. The vehicles were a grey Mercedes BlueTEC with the registration number FY15 LHX, and a grey Vauxhall Vivaro, registration number LR18 KNO. They were stolen at some point between 25 August and 2 September.

At this point the police say they are keeping an open mind about the circumstances and those responsible.

Lincolnshire Police added: “We are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed any of the thefts taking place, or may have information which could help our investigation, or could share CCTV or dashcam of the incidents.

“We are also keen to hear from anyone who may have seen the vehicles, or may have witnessed any suspicious activity in the area in the days leading up to the thefts.

“We are also reminding people to keep their vehicles secure, take their valuables with them, and keep keys in a safe place.”

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