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Good Afternoon, Somersham District Members –
Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 22nd to 30th March:
St Ives Road, Somersham – Two women cycling along St Ives Road, Somersham, on Sunday morning, 24th March, were pushed by a motorcyclist as he rode past them, causing one of the women to fall off her bike. It is reported that the road was clear at the time and no other traffic was around. (Ref 35/20881/19) A141 Old Hurst – Police seized and towed away a silver Renault car found on the A141 at Old Hurst on Tuesday afternoon, 26th March, when checks showed that it had no valid road tax. (Ref CC-26032019-0099) High Street, Somersham – Police are investigating a robbery that happened at a house on High Street, Somersham, on Tuesday evening, 26th March, in which a BMW car was stolen as well as other items. The car was later found abandoned and burned out several miles away. (Refs 35/21205/19 and 35/21431/19) St Ives Road, Woodhurst – Police are investigating the theft of two dogs, a Husky and a Cocker Spaniel, from outside a house on St Ives Road, Woodhurst, on Wednesday morning, 27th March. The dogs had been left tied up outside their kennel, but disappeared at some time between 7:00 am and 11:30 am. A suspicious white van was seen to draw up outside at one point, which may be connected to the theft. Very fortunately, the Cocker Spaniel was later found abandoned on a street near Ely, but the Husky is still missing. (Ref 35/21584/19) The Cross, Somersham – Local officers have been made aware of an on-going issue with anti-social behaviour by young people on bicycles causing a nuisance in the area of The Cross, Somersham, following an incident on Thursday evening, 28th March, in which youths were reported to be being noisy, riding dangerously around traffic, swearing and littering in the area. (Ref CC-28032019-0454) To see details of Policing Summaries for neighbouring areas, please click on the following link and scroll down the page to select areas of interest:
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 We do not publish details of domestic related offences or anything which may put a person at risk if information regarding the crime was made public.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
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Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)