Suffolk police release CCTV image of man they wish to speak to after thefts from vans in Newmarket

Officers would like to speak to this man after vans were broken into in Newmarket. Picture: SUFFOLK

Officers would like to speak to this man after vans were broken into in Newmarket. Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

Police wish to speak to him in regards to two thefts which took place on January 19

CCTV images have been released of a man police wish to speak to in connection with two thefts from vans in Newmarket.

The first theft took place on January 19 between 12.24pm and 12.55pm at the Kentford Service Station on Bury Road in Kentford, Newmarket.

Two unknown males arrived at the location in a silver Ford Galaxy and a transit van.

They were witnessed entering a white Citroen Relay which had been left insecure and parked at the location while the owner was inside.

The two suspects were then seen heading towards Newmarket.

It is not known if any tools were taken.

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The second incident took place on the same day at around 2pm at the Plumb Centre in Studlands Park Avenue, also in Newmarket.

A quantity of power tools were stolen from an insecure van whilst it was parked at the location.

A white transit van was seen at the rear of the victim’s van around the time of the incident.

Police are now hoping to speak to the man pictured in the CCTV image in connection with the incidents.

They are also warning van owners to make sure their vehicles are secure at all times.

Anyone who recognises the man, or anyone with information is asked to contact Suffolk Police on 101 quoting reference 37/3648/18 (Studlands Avenue) or 37/3637/18 (Kentford).

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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