Distraction thefts

Please be aware of a recent incident of distraction theft in Tescos Sizer Way.

Males of an Eastern European nationality have stopped someone leaving the store stating their car had an oil leak. When the individual had stopped to look at the supposed leak they left the car momentarily.

During this time a male had been seen going into the vehicle and taking something from within later reported to Police to be the owners wallet/purse.Where by transactions have been made.

Please be vigilant when leaving your vehicle parked, that no valuable items are left on display and that your vehicle is locked. Any suspicious incidents please report to Police straight away.