Tuesday, 9.30am: Ram raiders drove a stolen car into a Spalding shop window in the early hours of today but it’s believed they fled empty-handed after an alarm sounded.
A police scene guard remains at Robert Goddard’s clothing shop in Vine Street.
Police say a Renault Clio was stolen from an address in Spalding and was used to smash the shop’s front window.
Officers went to the premises at 2am after an alarm sounded.
The Clio was found abandoned a short time afterwards on the A16 bypass near the junction with Fulney Lane.
Police are asking witnesses who were in Vine Street in the early hours of the morning – or anyone who saw the Clio being abandoned – to contact them on 101.
Information can also be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.