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Crime report Ashfield South week to 11 May 2017

Alert message sent 12/05/2017 11:25:00

Information sent on behalf of Neighbourhood Watch in Nottinghamshire

Crimes reported over the past seven days.

Burglary Dwelling.
Between 7pm on Friday 5 and 3pm Saturday 6 May in Maori Avenue Hucknall a house was entered and an untidy search made but nothing was stolen.
Burglary Other
Between 11pm on Sunday 7 and 6am Monday 8 May in Glendon Drive, Hucknall a garage was broken into and a black Marin Rift Zone FRS mountain bike a white GT Avalanche mountain bike and a black GT Zone BMX bike were stolen.
Between 4pm on Friday 5 and 9am Saturday 6 May in Balmoral Drive, Hucknall a fence panel of a property was removed and a shed entered. Not know if anything was stolen.
Between 7.30pm on Thursday 4 and 10am Friday 5 May in Derbyshire Lane, Hucknall two sheds and a garage were broken into but nothing was stolen.
Between 7pm on Thursday 4 and 7.30am Friday 5 May in Forest Road, Annesley Woodhouse an attempt was made to enter a shed.
Between 10pm on Thursday 4 and 6.10am Friday 5 May in Derby Road, Kirkby in Ashfield some stables were broken into and a Buccaneer Schooner caravan was stolen.
Between 10am Wednesday 3 and 11am Thursday 4 May in Winifred Way, Hucknall a shed was broken into and an empty box was stolen.

Theft of a Vehicle.
No vehicles were stolen for this period.
Theft from a Vehicle
Between 5pm on Thursday 4 and 6am Friday 5 May in Aerial Way, Hucknall a trench wacker was stolen from a DAF HGV
Between 8pm and 10.30pm on Tuesday 9 May in Beardall Street, Hucknall the number plates were stolen from a blue Ford Focus.
During the night on various dates in Mansfield Road, Selston hay bales have been stolen on approximately a fortnightly basis.
At about 10.30 am on Thursday 4 May in the Bestwood Road and Nottingham Road area of Hucknall a pedestrian was approached by a foreign man who asked for change for a £1 coin. Whilst looking for the change from a wallet the person was distracted by the foreigner waving some papers over the wallet. A while later the person realised that some pound notes were missing from the wallet.
In view of this incident we would ask you to extra vigilant when approached by strangers who may use distraction techniques in order to steal from you. If you have any suspicions if approached in a manner that is unusual then please report to the police immediately

If you have any information relating to the above criminal activity e.g. did you or anyone you know
 witness one of the incidents? Do you know who the person(s) responsible are? Have you noticed any suspicious activity prior to any incident? 
Or do you have any CCTV footage that may be of help? 
If so, please contact Stephen Swift, Intelligence Officer for Hucknall, by e-mail at or you can contact the police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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This message is sent on behalf of Insp. Glenn Longden.
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Peter Voysey (NHWN, Local Communications Administrator, Ashfield South)

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