Police issue urgent appeal following theft of lorry and 7K in Whitby

North Yorkshire Police have issued an urgent appeal following an overnight break-in at the Wilf Noble Building Supplies on Sneaton Lane in Ruswarp.

The incident occurred between 2am to 3am on Monday 7th April 2014, The offenders are believed to have broken into the yard and stolen a red, Four-Axel Scania, Flat-bed lorry with a hiab lify, the lorry is marked Wilf Noble on the side.

Over 100 6-metre rolls of lead valued at £7,000 was also stolen.

Police are appealing for anyone who has seen the vehicle which bears the registration number RX53 UJA, leaving Ruswarp, or knows of its current whereabouts to contact them.

They also want to hear from anyone who has any information about the burglary and anyone who saw any suspicious activity on Sunday night or Monday morning in the hours leading up to the break-in.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC David Anderson, or email david.anderson@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

Alternatively, if you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference 12140054402 when passing on information about this crime.