Thieves prey on allotments

MORPETH allotments are the latest prey of metal thieves.

A number of brass taps and fittings have been stolen from Tommy’s Field Allotments in Dark Lane.

The theft took place between 7.30pm on Wednesday, June 22 and 7.30am the following day.

Police are carrying out enquiries with local scrap dealers.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact the Morpeth Neighbourhood Policing Team on 03456 043043, ext 69191.