Criminals targeting vehicles across Sheffield

A car was stolen after the house it was parked outside in Sheffield was broken into for the keys.

Wednesday, 4th January 2017, 8:37 am
Updated Monday, 9th January 2017, 11:52 am
Criminals have been targeting cars and vans in Sheffield

The thief struck on Hastilar Road South, Richmond.

An investigation is also underway into the theft of a scooter from outside a house on Brincliffe Hill, Brincliffe.

A vehicle stolen from the Thornbridge estate, Birley, was later found burnt out.

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Over the Christmas and New Year period thieves stole number plates from a vehicle on Bramley Avenue, Handsworth and another on on Allenby Drive, Greenhill.

The front end of a Vauxhall Corsa was taken from a vehicle parked on Albert Road, Meersbrook; a phone was taken from a van on Chesterfield Road, Woodseats and a spare wheel went missing from a van on Bushey Wood Road, Dore.

Tools were taken from vehicles on Meadowhead Avenue, Meadowhead; Gervase Avenue, Low Edges and Little Norton Lane, Norton.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.