Smash ‘n’ grab thieves raid Ilfracombe cars

ndg-police-wk32

- Credit: Archant

Appeal for witnesses after several vehicles are broken into in one night.

MOTORISTS in Ilfracombe have been warned not to leave valuables on display in parked cars after four vehicles were broken into during one night.

Overnight on Tuesday and Wednesday (July 30-31), rear windows were smashed on cars in Portland Park, Orchard Road, Oxford Park and Larkstone Terrace.

Police said a CD changer, sat navs, a laptop and ‘quite a bit of cash’ was taken.

“We’d remind people to be careful with their property and particularly sat navs – better to take them inside with you rather than leave them in the car or glove box,” said acting Sergeant David Thubron of Ilfracombe Neighbourhood Beat Team.


You may also want to watch:


Anyone who saw anything suspicious overnight in the above areas can dial 101 and ask for PC O’ Driscoll, quoting reference CI/13/811.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus