Commercial burglary and thefts in the Louth rural area

A business premises in Howdales, near Saltfleetby, was burgled last week - and outbuildings in South Somercotes were targeted the following day.

Burglary: Stock image

PCSO Sally Hewitt, from the Louth Rural Neighbourhood Policing Team, said that the commercial burglary occurred overnight on Tuesday (May 17) at a property in Saddleback Road, Howdales. Various items of stock were stolen. (Incident 56 of May 18).

Overnight on the following day, Wednesday May 18, outbuildings at a property in East Row, South Somercotes, were broken into and a large quantity of gardening equipment was stolen. (Incident 185 of May 20.)

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