THIEVES stole lead flashing from a building in Colchester.

The crooks climbed onto the building, belonging to Scope, in Colchester and Tendring Castle Gate Day Centre, in George Street, Colchester, to steal the flashing. 

The incident occurred between 6pm on Tuesday, February 11, and 7.30am Wednesday, February 1.

Anyone with information should contact the Neighbourhood Crime Team at Colchester police station on 101.