Neighbourhood Watch Update



Thefts of Metal Gates in Wem AreaOvernight between about 5pm Mon/ 9am Tues 19-20 Jan, a 10ft gate from a sheep field on the Wem road, Clive was stolen; three metal gates were taken from fields near the A49 at Preston Brockhurst, and a 14ft gate was removed from a field at Barkers Green, Lee Brockhurst. A neighbour’s gate was also reported stolen. (OIS incident refs; 0073s, 0120s and 0147s 200115)Burglaries and Attempted BurglaryAround 2pm on Sat 17 Jan, an intruder got into a property at Lyneal through an unlocked door but found the house was occupied and left. (OIS ref: 0252s 190115)

Between 3-4pm Fri 16 Jan, a house in Birch road, Ellesmere, was broken into. (OIS ref: 0456s 160115).

Around 4pm on Fri 16 Jan, three males in hooded jackets were suspected of trying to break into a house in Brookside, Myddle. (OIS ref: 0417s 160115).

Burglaries of Premises Other Than Dwellings

Between Sat/Sun 17-18 Jan outbuildings at a farm in Stoke on Tern were broken into. Tools and some chickens were among item stolen. (OIS ref: 0317s 180115)

Between Mon / Fri. 12-16 Jan, locks on allotment sheds in Rowan Road, Market Drayton, were cut. No thefts reported to date. (OIS ref 0257s 160115)



Between 5pm/11am Fri-Sat 16-17 Jan, a house at Trefa Clawdd, off the Oswestry – Trefonen road near Morda, was broken into (OIS incident ref: 0225s 170115)

Between 4.45/5pm Fri 16 Jan, a house at Garden Croft, station Road, Weston Rhyn, was broken into and cash stolen. (OIS ref: 0474s 160115)

Theft From a Motor Vehicle

Overnight between Thurs/Fri 15-16 Jan, a van parked at Travel Lodge, Shrewsbury Road, Oswestry, was broken into. Marked power and hand tools were stolen. (OIS ref: 0063s 160115)

Other Thefts

A large Deutz generator (green and weighing about 1 – 1.5 tonnes) was taken from a farmyard at Argoed, Kinnerley, between 3pm Wed / 8am Thurs 14-15 Jan. (OIS ref 0178s 150115)

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