Tools stolen fron vans in Cannock

We received two calls early this morning (Wednesday 27 January) reporting car break-ins in Cannock.

Between 9pm and 10pm last night (Tuesday) offenders gained entry to an insecure white Ford Transit van parked on a drive in Wimblebury Road and stole two orange coloured Stihl chainsaws.
(Incident number 35 of 27 January)

In a second incident, between 10.30pm last night (Tuesday) and 6am this morning, offenders gained entry to a white Ford Transit van parked in Meadowsweet Way and stole tools including:

  • Makita steel saw
  • Bosch drill and impact driver
  • Spirit levels
  • Makita DAB radio

(Incident number 74 of 27 January)

Anyone with any information on the above incidents, or who is offered any such items for sale, is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101, giving the relevant incident number quoted above.

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