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Police investigate Elm Close incidents

Posted on Friday 20th January 2012 at 6:31 pm by SH (Editor)

Elm Close, Little Stoke

Police are appealing for information about a number of suspicious incidents that have occurred in Elm Close, Little Stoke, over the last few days.

A report circulated yesterday (Thursday) said police had been called at 6:45am on Wednesday morning after a man had been seen acting suspiciously in a garden. He made off when the householder shouted at him.

A similar incident was also reported at about 8:50am in Oaktree Crescent, Bradley Stoke.

A second news item put out today reported “half a dozen” attempts to break into a number of garages in Elm Close. These incidents are said to have occurred overnight Tuesday/Wednesday (17th/18th) and Wednesday/Thursday (18th/19th).

Police added that “in most cases no entry was gained and nothing stolen.”

Neighbourhood officers remind householders to ensure garages and sheds are sturdy and securely locked.

Read on: More security advice from the police »

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