fuel thefts prompt warning to motorists in the area
are warning motorists in the Burnham-On-Sea area to make sure
their fuel is secure following an increase in diesel theft.
the past six weeks there have been several diesel thefts from
businesses on industrial estates in the Highbridge, Taunton and
each case diesel has been stolen from either a vehicle fuel tank
or a larger tank used to fill vehicles.
thefts of diesel from fuel tanks in Isleport Business Park in
Highbridge in January and Feburary 2013.
the thefts are being investigated and we would like to hear from
anyone who witnessed any of the crimes or saw people acting suspiciously
in industrial estates," a spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
would also like to hear from anyone selling diesel at suspiciously
low prices or in otherwise suspicious circumstances."
who might have information which can help the police should contact
DC Becky Maddison on the non-emergency number 101 or via Crimestoppers
on 0800 555111.