Air conditioning units valued at £15,000 stolen from lorry parked beside A14 near Kentford

The incident happened on the A14

The incident happened on the A14 - Credit: Archant

Police are investigating after goods valued around £15,000 were stolen from a lorry parked beside the A14.

The theft took place between 11pm on Wednesday, February 25 and 6.50am the following day in a layby on the westbound carriageway just before the Kentford exit.

The container lock and bolt seal were removed and a 22 ‘Koolbreeze Kompact 18’ portable air conditioning units were stolen from inside.

The incident marks the latest in a string of thefts from parked lorries in laybys in the last few months.

Anyone with information should contact Pc Rebecca Gardiner at the Forest Heath neighbourhood Response Unit on 101, quoting NE/15/354, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.