Warning of catalytic convertor thefts

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Police are urging residents to be vigilant after a spate of catalytic convertor thefts in the Bourne area.

A number of incidents have been reported regarding thefts from motor vehicles, which have mainly seen 4x4 and LGV vehicles targeted.

However, the offences are not exclusive to these vehicles.

A/Insp Adi Wootton said: “We are asking the public to be aware and mindful of these thefts, be vigilant during hours of darkness and utilise lights and other home security measures to try and help deter any potential criminals.

“If any suspicious activity is seen please record as much information as possible without putting yourself in any danger and call the police on 101 as soon as possible.

“We are investigating these thefts but any extra information that we can get from the community may help us and we are grateful to the public for their assistance.”