The PSNI in Ballymena have issued an appeal for information as detectives launch an investigation into a series of recent crimes in the countryside where a number of high-value items were reported stolen from properties in place
Detective Sergeant Macaulay said: “It was reported on Tuesday 18th October that sometime overnight a white Volkswagen Transporter van and a 16ft triaxle Nugent trailer were stolen from an address in the Killagan Road area of Glarryford.
“Several other items were also taken, including two concrete saws and a Kabuta generator.
“On Tuesday 20th October, a report was received of the theft of a generator from a property in the Tullykittagh Road area of Clogh. It is believed to have taken place between midnight and 6.20am.
“It was further reported that between 5.30pm on Friday 21st October and 12pm on Saturday 22nd October, items were stolen from another address in the Tullykittagh Road area.
“Among those stolen were an Ivor Williams trailer, three trailer digger buckets, an Atlas Copco rock hammer and an Arbo Cut 2000 hedge cutter.
“Our inquiries are ongoing into these incidents, which we cannot rule out as being related, and I would appeal to anyone who may have information to contact us on 101 quoting reference 1542 of 20/10/22.”
A report can be submitted online using the non-emergency reporting form via www.psni.police.uk/makeareport/.
You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org/.