Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Handbag stolen from parked car near Westleigh

13:31 05 March 2014

Archant

Dog walker came back to car parked along B3233 to find her car window smashed and handbag gone.

POLICE are appealing for information after a handbag was stolen from a car parked in a layby near Westleigh yesterday (Tues).

A woman had parked her car along the B3233 between Tapeley Park and the Westleigh Roundabout to walk her dog at around 2.25pm.

But when she returned to the car the window had been smashed and her handbag had gone. Her credit card was later used at an ATM.

Police are reminding people to not leave valuables in their cars and asked anyone with any information to call 101 quoting crime ref: CB/14/733.

0 comments

Other News Stories

07:00

Parties are being planned all over North Devon to celebrate the Queen’s official birthday during the weekend June 11-12.

Read more
28 minutes ago
Oceanfest

Enter our competition for free here to win a family ticket to Goldcoast Oceanfest on June 17-19.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:40
Scenes from Braunton Village Fair 2016

Crowds made it a packed day out at Braunton Village Fair on Monday, with something for all ages to enjoy.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:13
The railings at Runnymede Gardens in Ilfracombe

Public outcry over ‘scaffold pole’ railings at picturesque seafront garden

Read more
Yesterday, 12:47

Police said traffic is moving slowly in the Bish Mill area and the A361 Link Road is partially blocked.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:34
The rescue at Screda Cove near Hartland on Saturday. Picture: Hartland Coastguard

Hartland Coastguard and the helicopter were called out to Screda Cove on Saturday as teenager ‘hung on by his fingernails’.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:00
Natasha Cook and son Mason are pictured with (back, from left) Aysha George, Pain and Gain owner Georgie Green and Annaka Llyod. Picture: Andy Keeble

Natasha and friends will be going through the pain barrier to help buy new gym equipment for Pathfiels School

Read more
Yesterday, 08:53
The children in Florida on their trip with the Children's Holiday Foundation.

A group of children from North Devon went on the trip of a lifetime to Floria with Childrens Holiday Foundation North Devon.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:30
Bideford Bike Show 2016. Pictures by Graham Hobbs

Bideford Quay glistened on Saturday as thousands of people flocked to the third Bideford Bike Show.

Read more
Mon, 19:38
Combe Martin's Hunting of the Earl of Rone 2016

Popular folk tradition comes to an end after a weekend of parades and revelry

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 14°C

Most Read News

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications