Fuel thieves target oil tanks

Humberside Police

Humberside Police

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Hundreds of pounds worth of fuel has been stolen from a tank in Wansford.

Humberside Police are investigating the theft of £600 worth of fuel from a house oil tank at a house on Bridlington Road.

The theft took place between Thursday 13 and Saturday 15 February.

A spokeswoman for Humberside Police said: “The owners’ house is located off Nafferton Road and backs onto a field which could have been used as an access point by the thieves.”

If you noticed any suspicious activity in the area during this time please contact the police and quote crime reference CS/2027563.

Police are also investigating the theft of and industrial-sized catering grill stolen from a farmhouse outbuilding in Kilham

The police spokeswoman said: “During Wednesday 19 and Thursday 20 February unknown person(s) approached the property located on the back road from Kilham towards Langtoft.

“They entered a metal built outbuilding and removed a LINCAT 32 amp electric, large industrial stainless steel grill with a blue male socket attached.”

If you have any information please contact the police and quote crime reference CS/2027918.

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