Police investigate £17,000 cable theft
9:29am 13th January 2012
Police in Selby are appealing for information following the high value theft of cable.
It was stolen from an electrical sub-station on Rawfield Lane, Monk Fryston between 4pm on Friday 6 and 8am on Monday 9 January 2012.
The thieves broke into the compound and stole 300m of three phase copper cable valued at £16,000 and 50m of copper “earth” tape valued at £1,000.
PC Tony Wadsworth, of Selby Safer Neighbourhood Team, said:
“I would like to speak to anyone who can help to identify the thieves and ask that they contact the police or Crimestoppers as soon as possible.”
Anyone who can help the police with their enquiries is asked to contact PC Tony Wadsworth on 101. Press option 2 and ask for Tony Wadsworth by name.
Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting reference number 12120004243.
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