Littleport BP garage re-opens one week after midnight ram raid caused extensive damage

PUBLISHED: 12:41 22 December 2017 | UPDATED: 12:41 22 December 2017

The BP garage at Littleport has re-opened after a teleporter and a fork lift truck was used in a midnight ram raid.

The BP garage at Littleport has re-opened after a teleporter and a fork lift truck was used in a midnight ram raid.

Archant

The BP garage at Littleport has re-opened just one week after a teleporter and a fork lift truck was used in a midnight ram raid.

The BP garage at Littleport has re-opened after a teleporter and a fork lift truck was used in a midnight ram raid. PHOTO: John ElworthyThe BP garage at Littleport has re-opened after a teleporter and a fork lift truck was used in a midnight ram raid. PHOTO: John Elworthy

Workman have been busy building a new brick wall at the site after extensive damage was caused on Friday December 15.

The ram raid forced the temporary closure of the site which includes an M&S food outlet.

Staff who had been temporarily working at other garages owned by the same company are now back behind their original tills.

It was the third robbery in Littleport this month. Costcutter was hit by ram-raiders on December 9 before burglars targeted the Co-op store in Wisbech Road two days later.

Costcutter in Main Street was first to be hit, with three people stealing a cash machine after smashing into it in a car; the shop was left with smashed windows and doors and a bollard outside was also knocked over.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Ely Standard visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Ely Standard staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Ely Standard account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Most Read

Latest from the Ely Standard

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists