Shed thieves strike in South Molton

Joseph Bulmer

Police urge people to check garden security following triple break-in

POLICE in South Molton are appealing for witnesses following three recent burglaries in the area.

On Monday night, three chainsaws and a mountain bike were stolen from a garden shed at a home in Factory Row.

Another shed on the same street was also targeted although nothing was taken.

In the latest incident on Tuesday morning, a shed at a property in North Street was broken into but again, nothing was taken.

Police are advising locals to check that their sheds are secure and to report any unusual activity on 08452 777444 quoting police ref CS/10/557.