Brazen thief steals bike from Wellingborough school

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A man brazenly walked into a Wellingborough school before stealing a pupil’s bike and making off with it.

The theft took place at Sir Christopher Hatton Academy in The Pyghtle at about 2.15pm yesterday (Wednesday).

A police spokesman said CCTV showed the man entering through a security gate and going to the school’s reception.

He then stole a pupil’s mountain bike from outside while leaving the school.

The spokesman added that they are currently investigating the incident.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.