Diesel theft and burglary in Chichester

Officers outside a propety in Meon Road, Southsea

Police and forensics team called to house in Southsea

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Police are appealing for information after a Chichester business was targeted twice by burglars.

On two nights – October 28 and 29 – NV Transport Ltd at Leythorne Nursery, Vinnetrow Road, Chichester, had 1,350 litres of diesel stolen.

Items were also stolen from the office and locked containers at the site including three computers, a laptop, two sets of spanners, a tool box and a three-phase air compressor.

PC Darren Triggs of Chichester Neighbourhood Response Team said: ‘We are keen to hear from anyone who saw suspicious activity in the area last week or anyone who has information about who may have committed these offences.’

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 0406 of 29/10 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.