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Appeal after lead has been targeted by thieves in the Heanor area

Posted on 12th October 2017

We’re appealing for information and encouraging residents to report suspicious activity after lead has been targeted by thieves in the Heanor area.

A piece of lead sheeting, from above the bay window of a house on Lockton Avenue in the early hours of the morning on Tuesday, October 3.

The victim was disturbed by a noise at around 4am, looked out of the window and noticed two or three people running up Beech Walk, which leads over to the Trinity Way and Ilkeston Road area.

They discovered lead had been stolen later that morning.

Thieves have also tried to steal lead from properties on Ilkeston Road and Burnt House Road sometime between Monday, September 25 and Sunday, October 1.

Anyone with information should call PCSO Jenny Lorimer on 101, quoting reference 17*424469, or send her a message online through the Contact Us page of the website, by clicking here.

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