Police in Poole are appealing for
witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a
diesel generator was stolen from a business in the Branksome area
of the town – with officers releasing an image of the
The incident happened sometime between
3.50am and 6.35am on Sunday 17 November 2013 from A1 Hire &
Sales Limited situated on Old Wareham Road.
The offenders forced entry to a secure yard at the location
and made off with the blue coloured 20KVA PRAMAC super silent
diesel generator, which comes on a two wheeled trailer.
Police Constable Jack Dunford, of Poole
police, said: “Following extensive enquiries, I am now able to
release an image of the piece of machinery taken.
“This is a very expensive item, and this
theft will no doubt have financial implications for the company
that owns it.
“I urge anyone who may have witnessed the
incident take place, or has information about those responsible to
contact Dorset Police immediately.
“I am also keen to hear from anyone who
may have been offered this generator for sale in unusual
No arrests have been made.
Witnesses and anyone with information
should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident
number 19:288. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous
Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may
Issued: 21 November 2013