BIDEFORD police are appealing for witnesses to an incident in which three schoolboys gave chase to a thief who stole from a car. A young man entered an insecure car in Geneva Place during mid-morning on February 11 and stole a handbag. As he ran off, the

BIDEFORD police are appealing for witnesses to an incident in which three schoolboys gave chase to a thief who stole from a car.A young man entered an insecure car in Geneva Place during mid-morning on February 11 and stole a handbag.As he ran off, the man was chased by the schoolboys, but they lost sight of him. Anyone who may have seen the incident or have any information is asked to contact Bideford police on 08452 777444 or the confidential Crimestoppers line 0800 555111 and quote reference number CD/08/258.