£1m worth of sex toys stolen from lorry - National

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A cargo of sex toys worth £1 million was stolen from a lorry parked overnight in a lay-by.

The consignment of ‘adult toys’ destined for Northamptonshire-based Rocks-Off Ltd was taken after the lorry trailer was broken into on the A43 in September.

Picture: PA

Picture: PA

Northamptonshire Police said in a statement appealing for information: ‘The incident happened on Wednesday, September 18, between 1am and 6.30am, in the lay-by between the A14 and Broughton village, and involved a lorry travelling from Felixstowe to Kettering in order to deliver its load to Rocks-Off Ltd, a business based in Cunliffe Drive.

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‘At some point between 1am and 6.30am, the trailer was broken into and £1 million worth of goods were stolen.’

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Anyone with information about the offence is urged to contact Northamptonshire Police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

According to its website, Rocks-Off, established in 2003, has production facilities in the UK and China, with headquarters and warehouse facilities in Britain uniquely positioned to support large order volumes.