Power tools and quad bike stolen in spate of north Shropshire burglaries

By Lisa O'Brien | Market Drayton | Crime | Published: | Last Updated:

Power tools and a quad bike were stolen in a spate on burglaries in north Shropshire.

First, a quad bike and power tools were taken during a burglary in Wollerton which happened overnight between last Sunday and Monday.

Then thieves stole power tools during a burglary in Marsh Lane, Hinstock, on Thursday.

Finally West Mercia Police say burglars also targeted a business premises in Bert Smith Way, Market Drayton, some time between Friday night and Saturday morning.

Nothing was taken in the Friday night raids but damage was reported.

Meanwhile in south Shropshire, farmers managed to recover a quad bike which had been stolen in the early hours of Wednesday morning after spotting two thieves and forcing them to flee.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101.

Lisa O'Brien

By Lisa O'Brien
Senior Reporter - @lisaobrien_Star

Senior reporter based at Shropshire Star's head office in Ketley. Covering the Telford area.

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