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Crime Report - Ashfield South, for the week to Thursday 15 September 2016

Alert message sent 16/09/2016 17:31:00

Information sent on behalf of Neighbourhood Watch in Nottinghamshire

Crimes reported over the past seven days.
Burglary Dwelling
Between Friday 2 and Friday 9 September in St Mary’s Way, Hucknall, a property was entered by smashing a side window.  Nothing was stolen.
Between 8.15am and 5.30pm on Tuesday 13 September in Alma Road, Selston, an attempt was made to force a kitchen window, no entry was gained.
Burglary Other
Between Friday 29 July and Wednesday 14 September in the John Godber Centre car park, Ogle Street, Hucknall, the rear window of the Scout hut was smashed to gain entry.  A large box containing Tombola prizes was stolen.
Theft of motor vehicle
Between 10.30am and 1.30pm on Thursday 8 September at the Jack Fulton Freezer Centre, High Street, Hucknall, a Yamaha SZR600 motorbike was stolen.  The bike has now been recovered.
Theft from motor vehicle
Around Sunday 11 September in Jenny Burton Way, Hucknall, the glass was removed from the wing mirror of a BMW Series 1 car and the wiring unplugged.
Between 7.30pm on Saturday 10 September and 12.30pm on Monday 11 September at Underwood Miners Welfare, Church Lane, Underwood, both number plates were stolen from a Nissan Juke left in the car park.
At around 8.00pm on Saturday 10 September in Derby Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, a Mitsubishi Shogun was broken into by smashing a window.  We do not know if anything was stolen.
Between 0.30am and 6.00am on Tuesday 13 September in Croft Avenue, Hucknall, a vehicle was broken into by smashing the passenger window.  A Hilti concrete cutting saw and a Husqvana power drill were stolen.  Both were marked SLM in yellow.
Between 11.00pm on Monday 12 September and 7.10am on Tuesday 13 September in Palmerston Street, Underwood, a Ford Transit Van parked on the street was broken into and the following items were stolen.  Makita power tools – Combi Drill, SDS Drill, Impact Driver, Grinder and jigsaw.  Two Bosch 9” drivers, a chasing machine, and various hand tools.
Between midnight and 9.00am on Tuesday 13 September in Hayden Lane, Hucknall, Plants were stolen from a newly landscaped garden, including an Acer Grisium.

A warning for those who sell items using the Internet.
Last week, in Hucknall, a man collecting an item that had been advertised on Gumtree, paid the vendor with what was later discovered to be forged notes.  It was also later realised that he had stolen two mobile phones.
Always be cautious when dealing with someone you do not know and never leave them alone in your house if you invite them in.
If you have any information relating to the above criminal activity e.g. did you or anyone you know witness one of the incidents? Do you know who the person(s) responsible are? Have you noticed any suspicious activity prior to any incident? 
Or do you have any CCTV footage that may be of help? 
If so, please contact Stephen Swift, Intelligence Officer for Hucknall, by e-mail at or you can contact the police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
The police now have a Facebook page and you can see it on:-
Ashfield Police: Hucknall, Jacksdale, Selston, Underwood and area.
Just press the ‘Like’ to get access. 

This message is sent on behalf of Insp. Glenn Longden.
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John Duke (NHWN, Local Communications Administrator, Ashfield South)

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