Burglary at building site

Police are appealing for information after a burglary in Stannington.

Between 5pm on Wednesday, January 28, and 8.05pm the next day, burglars broke into a container at the Bellway Homes building site at the former St Mary’s Hospital.

They used a cutting tool to get inside the container and sole a number of items, including two Panther Stihl saws, two six inch Belle compactor plates, two rotating lasers, one JCB hydraulic breaker, three brooms, a box of bleach, a box of handwipes, some high viz vests, a box of disinfectant spray and four Defiance shovels.

Enquiries are ongoing into the burglary and anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101, ext 69191, quoting reference number 362 29/01/15.