POLICE are appealing for witnesses after tools worth thousands of pounds were stolen from a business park.
Thieves sneaked into the Turbine Business Park in Washington and made off with Gerberit pipe crimping machine and associated tools worth a combined total of £11,000.
The theft happened between 11am and 4pm, on Tuesday, January 28.
Officers investigating the theft are keen to hear from any witnesses or anyone who may know of the equipment’s whereabouts. Anyone whose been offered such items for sale recently should also come forward.
People can contact police on 101, extension 69191, quoting log number 615, 29/01/14, or the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.