Thieves target 12 boats

There have been break-ins at 12 boats in Warmington
There have been break-ins at 12 boats in Warmington

Sergeant Phil Holton from East Northamptonshire Safer Community Team is appealing for witnesses following a series of thefts from boats.

A total of 12 recreational boats have been boarded and searched and, in some cases, damage was caused and property stolen including five outboard engines.

The offences happened overnight on September 11/12 and it is believed that the offender used a boat on the river to access the location in Warmington.

Witnesses to this incident, or anyone with information about it, can call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.