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Theft of diesel generator in Poole - Appeal

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 machinery.

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.

An image of the blue 20KVA PRAMAC super silent diesel generator stolen in PooleThe 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 circumstances.”

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 apply.

Issued: 21 November 2013

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