We have been informed about a suspicious vehicle ( a White Ford Transit van BF02WJY ) reported in various locations around the north Leicestershire area:- Melton Mowbray, Castle Donington, Barwell and Quorn. The occupants were reported as “Eastern European looking” or “Asian/Dark skinned Europeans” and were seen to be looking into houses and gardens. This vehicle has also been linked to two Theft from Skip incidents that were witnessed.
On the morning of Friday 1st April, a vehicle with a different number ( BF02YJF ) but a similar description of both vehicle and occupants was reported in Wymeswold. On the same day, a number of garden ornaments were stolen from a garden in Wymeswold.
If you see this vehicle/occupants, please be aware and report it.
(Information from local beat officer)