Appeal following theft of lead in Dorchester

13 March 2020
Officers investigating the theft of lead in Dorchester are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Dorset Police received a report at 12.53pm on Thursday 12 March 2020 that an estimated three square metres of lead had been stolen from the roof of Queens Avenue Surgery.

Police Sergeant Andy Napper, of Dorchester neighbourhood policing team, said: “I am appealing to anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the area recently to please contact Dorset Police.

“I would urge local residents to check home CCTV systems for any footage that may be relevant to assist my investigation.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55200038452. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via

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