Scrap metals stolen in Ilfracombe burglary

BURGLARS who made off with almost �6,000 in scrap metals after breaking into the Ilfracombe Recycling Centre are being sought by police.

The theft took place at the centre near Killacleave on the New Barnstaple Road on Thursday, March 17 sometime between 5.30-8pm.

Police said the thieves got in through the rear of the premises and stole used car batteries, copper cabling and scrap metal.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 08452 777444, quoting reference CI/11/262.

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