Police Ap-peel: 750kg of potatoes stolen from Suffolk farm

The potatoes were stolen from a field in Tattingstone Picture: RURAL CRIME SUFFOLK

The potatoes were stolen from a field in Tattingstone Picture: RURAL CRIME SUFFOLK - Credit: RURAL CRIME SUFFOLK

Officers are trying to get to the root of a theft of approximately three quarters of a tonne of potatoes from a field in Tattingstone.

The latest incidents come after three quarters of a tonne of potatoes were stolen from a field in Ta

The latest incidents come after three quarters of a tonne of potatoes were stolen from a field in Tattingstone Picture: RURAL CRIME SUFFOLK - Credit: RURAL CRIME SUFFOLK

The spuds were stolen at some point over the weekend, August 3-4.

Sharing an appeal on social media, Rural Crime Suffolk urged farmers to keep an eye out for suspicious activity and consider investing in extra surveillance tools.

A spokesman said: "We are investigating the theft of approx. 3/4 of a tonne of potatoes from a field in Tattingstone over the weekend.

"We are asking farmers to remain vigilant and report suspicious activity to us.


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"Consider using trail cameras to monitor field entrances or gateways."

Anyone with information about the theft of the Tattingstone 'taters should contact police on 101.

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