Posted on 23rd July 2014
Police are appealing for information and issuing security advice following non-dwelling burglaries in Litton Mill.
Between 8am and 1pm on Thursday, July 17, offenders gained entry into an insecure garden shed at a property in the area. A black MacAllister grass trimmer and a canister of fuel were stolen from within.
Overnight between Tuesday, July 15 and Wednesday, July 16th a black coloured Specialized Rock Hopper pedal bike was stolen from an insecure outhouse. The incident took place at a property on Curzon Terrace in Litton Mill.
Police are urging all residents to ensure that sheds, garages and outbuildings are properly secure and that any valuables are kept out of view.
Officers are also actively encouraging people to remain vigilant and to report any suspicious activity to police straight away on 101 or 999 in an emergency.
Anyone with any information about either incident or who may have seen someone acting suspiciously in the area is asked to contact PCSO Anthony Boswell on 101, the non-emergency number for Derbyshire police.
To report a crime anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.