Image appeal after suspected stolen items recovered

Alert message sent 30/10/2020 09:55:00

Information sent on behalf of Dorset Alert

Officers are issuing images of a number of suspected stolen items that were recovered following an incident in West Dorset – with two men arrested. 

 At around 12.40am on Friday 16 October 2020 Dorset Police received a report of two people carrying items from a car into a van that was parked nearby in the Mosterton area.

 Officers carried out a search of the area and located the van travelling toward Beaminster. 

 Two men, aged 27 and 31 and both from Yeovil, were arrested on suspicion of theft from a motor vehicle and have been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

 Following the arrests, a search was carried out at an address in Yeovil and a number of suspected stolen items were recovered.

 These include a number of tools, a white Cannondale bike, a yellow Carrera bike and a welder.

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 Police Constable Paul Diffey, of Bridport police, said: “I am appealing to anyone who recognises any of the items pictured to please get in touch.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55200155701. Alternatively, to stay 100 per cent anonymous, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers online at or call Freephone 0800 555 111. 
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Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

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