Attempted diesel theft from petrol station

Attempted diesel theft from petrol station

Attempted diesel theft from petrol station

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THIEVES attempted to steal diesel from underground storage tanks at a garage in Great Horkesley.

A spokesman for Essex Police said: "Suspects were disturbed while trying to steal diesel from the underground storage tanks at the petrol garage at The Causeway around 1am in the morning.

"Police have recovered a white Ford Transit from the scene and enquiries are on-going."

The incident took place on August 9.

Anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area is asked to contact PC Karen Mortimer at Colchester Police Station on 101.

The spokesman added: "Owners of fuel tanks are reminded to consider crime prevention measures to protect their property."

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4:28pm Tue 19 Aug 14

MaryPoppins87 says...

White Ford Transit.
White Ford Transit. MaryPoppins87
  • Score: 3

5:42am Wed 20 Aug 14

TheBrotherhoodOfTheBell says...

1. DNA
2. Finger Prints.
3. DVLC Registration.
4. Good old Police Leg Work.
5. Why should we do your job for you ?
6. What hour of the day was it ?
7. Vague press reporting more info please ?
8. Read a better on line paper ?
9. Encouraging the public to become Special Constable Investigators ?
10. Discourage silly replies on articles like this such as mine ?
1. DNA 2. Finger Prints. 3. DVLC Registration. 4. Good old Police Leg Work. 5. Why should we do your job for you ? 6. What hour of the day was it ? 7. Vague press reporting more info please ? 8. Read a better on line paper ? 9. Encouraging the public to become Special Constable Investigators ? 10. Discourage silly replies on articles like this such as mine ? TheBrotherhoodOfTheBell
  • Score: 2

2:03am Thu 21 Aug 14

Boris says...

TheBrotherhoodOfTheB
ell
wrote:
1. DNA
2. Finger Prints.
3. DVLC Registration.
4. Good old Police Leg Work.
5. Why should we do your job for you ?
6. What hour of the day was it ?
7. Vague press reporting more info please ?
8. Read a better on line paper ?
9. Encouraging the public to become Special Constable Investigators ?
10. Discourage silly replies on articles like this such as mine ?
10. Definitely.
[quote][p][bold]TheBrotherhoodOfTheB ell[/bold] wrote: 1. DNA 2. Finger Prints. 3. DVLC Registration. 4. Good old Police Leg Work. 5. Why should we do your job for you ? 6. What hour of the day was it ? 7. Vague press reporting more info please ? 8. Read a better on line paper ? 9. Encouraging the public to become Special Constable Investigators ? 10. Discourage silly replies on articles like this such as mine ?[/p][/quote]10. Definitely. Boris
  • Score: 0

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