Good Afternoon, Somersham District Members –
Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 16th to 23rd November:
Church Street, Somersham – Thieves stole a power tool from the back of a van whilst its owner was working at a property on Church Street, Somersham, on Monday afternoon, 19th November. The victim chased the thieves for a distance as they drove away but they managed to escape. (Ref 35/46162/18)
St Ives Road, Somersham – Intruders broke into and burgled a house on St Ives Road, Somersham, on Monday evening, 19th November. A brick was thrown through a window to get into the house, then an untidy search was carried out before the thieves left, having stolen items of jewellery. Police are carrying out enquiries at neighbouring properties as part of the investigation. (Ref 35/46283/18)
St Ives Road, Somersham – A green Isuzu vehicle was stolen from a farm compound on St Ives Road, Somersham, on Thursday morning, 22nd November. At the same time, a black Mutsubishi pick-up was found abandoned nearby. It is thought that whoever left the Mitsubishi stole the Isuzu. Checks showed that the Mitsubishi had been stolen from elsewhere in Cambridgeshire a few days previously. It was towed away by police for forensic analysis. (Refs 35/46857/18 and CC-22112018-0127)
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Please be aware that these reports do not contain all details of all reported crime. We do not publish details of domestic related offences or anything which may put a person at risk if information regarding the crime was made public.
As always, if you have information relating to any offence, or are concerned about any suspicious activities, please contact police by using any of these methods:
- the '101' non-emergency telephone number;
- the on-line web-chat tool on the new Cambridgeshire Constabulary web-site - click on the green icon;
- Alternatively, you can use 'Crimestoppers' to make a report anonymously by calling 0800 555 111 or by using their on-line contact form.
In an emergency, or if you witness a crime in progress, always use '999'.
Chris Shaw, PSV
St Ives Police Station