Stolen van steel theft in Alfreton

Police in Alfreton are appealing for information after a stolen vehicle was used to steal a large quantity of steel.

A white Ford Transit drop side lorry was taken from the yard of a business on the Nix Hil Industrial Estate during the evening of Tuesday, June 4.

The vehicle is then thought to have been used to steal a large quantity of steel plating from a firm on Wood Street North, later the same night and was spotted nearby at around 10.40pm.

Anyone with information about these incidents, or who may have noticed any suspicious activity, should contact Derbyshire police on 101, the non emergency number, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.