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Theft of heating oil in Sudbury

Police are appealing for witnesses following the theft of heating oil in Sudbury.

The incident occurred between midnight and 2.20pm on Tuesday 14 April in Newton Road, Sudbury.

An offender/s stole hundreds-of-pounds worth of heating oil stored in a tank on the property. A shed was also entered by the offender/s; however, nothing was stolen.

Anyone with information about this theft is asked to contact Suffolk Police quoting reference: 37/21158/20

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Advice for safeguarding oil tanks includes:

    • Provide lighting around your tank
    • If your tank is fenced in make sure the fence and any gates are secure
    • Check your oil gauges regularly
    • Invest in an approved tank alarm