THEFT ALERT - Chester Road, Whitby
THIEVES ARE OPERATING IN YOUR AREA
During the early hours of Monday 15th July officers arrested a male, having received a call from a concerned resident who reported a male acting suspiciously within the area area of Chester Road/Fairfield Avenue/Fern Road.
At the time of his arrest the male was in possession of an inflatable spa and a grey Marin bike. The owner of the spa has since been located.
The male was arrested around 2.15am. If you have CCTV or Dash Cam footage please can check it for any information of relevance around this time.
If you have any information or find anything missing from your property please contact us by:
either calling 101
or via https://cheshire.police.uk/contact/general-enquiries
Please quote ref: 456489.
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