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Thieves target benches, a blower and booze

Droitwich Editorial 25th Sep, 2014 Updated: 17th Oct, 2016

HERE are three crimes which have taken place in Droitwich in the last fortnight.

TOOLS and alcohol totalling £600 was taken in the burglary of a home in Dodderhill Road, Droitwich.

The raiders gained access to the property between 11pm on September 11 and 6.30am on September 12 after breaking in through the garage, causing damage to the door.


A PETROL leaf blower worth £400 was stolen from a vehicle while it was parked on the Holt Fleet Road, near Parsonage Lane, in Ombersley.

The incident happened on September 16 after the thieves smashed the back window to get to the Stihl item.

Witnesses or anyone with any information should call 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


AN ATTEMPT was made to steal two picnic benches, worth £600, from Hanbury Hall.

The incident happened between 6.30pm last Wednesday (September 17) and 7.45am last Thursday (September 18) when a padlock was removed from the main gate to the visitor car park.

The trailer with the two benches on it was left in the grounds with the would-be thieves escaping empty-handed.

Witnesses or anyone with any information on the crimes should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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