Fitness centre raid

POLICE are appealing for information following thefts from a fitness centre in Morpeth’s Coopies Lane Industrial Estate.

Offenders entered the ground floor of Bodymechanix in Coopies Field between 10pm on Saturday and 8.30am on Sunday and stole an assortment of machines worth about £5,000 in total.

These included a treadmill, boxing equipment and exercise bikes. Also, all the toilets and sinks were damaged, which caused flooding.

Police believe that a large van was used to store the stolen items. Any witnesses or anyone with information about the thefts should contact Morpeth police on 03456 043043.