Medication Taken in Catterick Van Theft
2:51pm 7th December 2012
Police are appealing for information after a van containing vital medication was stolen in Catterick.
North Yorkshire Police say that at around 2pm yesterday a white Ford Transit Crewcab pick up was taken from High Street in Catterick Village. They add that inside the vehicle was a months’ supply of the owner’s insulin.
The van, which has IWG Civil Engineering Contractors written on the side, was driven off in the direction of Catterick Racecourse, say the North Yorkshire Police.
Officers are appealing to anyone who witnessed the theft or has any information that can help officers with their enquiries, to get in touch.
PC Huw Williams, of Catterick police, said: “Clearly, the victim in this case needs his medication, therefore anyone with information about this theft needs to come forward as soon as possible.
“If you saw the theft itself or have any indication where the van is now, please contact the police or Crimestoppers as soon as possible.”
Police are asking anyone who can assist officers with their investigation to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 – select option 2 – and ask for Huw Williams, or Catterick police.
They add that if you wish to remain anonymous, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Please quote reference number 12120204891 when passing information about this incident.
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