BURGLARY ALERT - Overpool Road, Whitby
THIEVES ARE OPERATING IN YOUR AREA
At 7.15 am on Monday 8th July a resident discovered entry had been gained into their integral garage. In order to do this the offender/s had smashed a window in a vehicle, which had been parked in front of the doors, enabling it to be moved out of the way.
A black CB1000, motorcycle, WG08 TFZ, along with some power tools was taken.
The burglary has occurred at some point during the over night period of Sunday 7th, 11pm into Monday 8th July, 7.15am.
If you have CCTV or dash cam footage please can you check it for anything of relevance.
If so please contact us by either calling 101
or via https://cheshire.police.uk/contact/general-enquiries
Quoting ref: 449869.
Many burglars are opportunists, so take the appropriate steps in your home to help prevent you becoming a victim of crime.
- Use automatic timers to switch on lights when you are out.
- Fit outdoor lights with movement sensors.
- Keep valuables out of sight of windows.
- Close and lock all doors and windows when you go out .
- Keep keys out of sight.
- Lock all side and rear gates.
- Have an alarm fitted and make sure it is working correctly.
For further crime prevention advice check www.cheshire.police.uk