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Burglaries in Matson Podsmead and Tuffley

Alert message sent 22/03/2019 15:01:00

Information sent on behalf of Neighbourhood Watch

A garage in Larchwood Drive, Tuffley was entered sometime between 16th and 17th March.  A window was forced open but nothing was stolen. Incident number 321 of 17th March refers.

A purse and two backpacks were stolen from a house in Hill Hay Road, Matson sometime between 1pm and 7.30pm on 19th March.  It appears that the front door of the house had been left insecure allowing the thief access to the stolen property.  The bank cards stolen in this burglary were used or attempted to be used by the offender. Incident number 284 of 20th March refers.

There was a series of suspicious incident reported in Redwood Close, Podsmead on the night of 21st and 22nd March.  A shed was entered but nothing stolen and a neighbour’s security light were moved so that they pointed up into the sky.  Several side and rear gates were opened possibly by opportunist thieves.

If you have any information regarding these crimes and incidents  please report it to the police by calling 101 or alternatively

Please report suspicious activity straight away and if you believe a crime is being committed then dial 999. You can report information regarding criminal activity anonymously to Crime Stoppers by ringing 0800 555111.

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Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)

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