Local crime update: Citroen van linked to theft

PC 1368 Rob Stevens from Wellingborough has sent through this alert. I couldn’t find any mention of a Citroen van with make "Cadre", however.

Van linked to theft of £20K of catalytic converters seen acting suspiciously in Daventry area

October 12, 2017

Police have asked residents to be on the lookout for a silver Citroen Cadre van which has been linked to distraction burglaries in the Daventry area.

The vehicle, registration FP54 LRX, has ladders on its roof and was sighted acting suspiciously at a farm in the Kislingbury area shortly after 10:00 today (Thursday, October 12) where the driver was attempting to buy batteries.

It has previously been linked to the theft of £20,000 of catalytic converters in Northamptonshire.

Anyone with information should call Northamptonshire on 101 or 999 in an emergency. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

Incident Number: #128 of 12/10/2017

Witness appeal: Barby nr. Daventry

This message was sent September 19 by Rob Stevens, PC1368, from the Wellingborough area.

Officers are appealing for witnesses following a single vehicle collision in Barby, near Daventry, on Friday night (September 15), which happened shortly after 11pm in Barby Lane, when a black Mercedes, for reasons yet unknown, left the road and was in collision with hedgerow and fencing.

The driver, a 30-year-old man from Rugby, was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham with serious injuries. Witnesses, or anyone who may have seen the vehicle prior to the collision, are asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174 615, quoting incident number 616/150917.