Police issue warning after thieves target sat navs

PUBLISHED: 11:22 19 April 2007 | UPDATED: 13:56 04 May 2010

THIEVES stole satellite navigation systems from two vehicles. The window of a Mercedes Van was smashed in Cambridge Road, Stretham, between 5pm and 5.15pm on April 15 and a sat nav and cradle were stolen from the windscreen. The following day, the window

THIEVES stole satellite navigation systems from two vehicles.

The window of a Mercedes Van was smashed in Cambridge Road, Stretham, between 5pm and 5.15pm on April 15 and a sat nav and cradle were stolen from the windscreen.

The following day, the window of a Citroen was broken in Churchgate Street, Soham, between 2am and 6.45am and a sat nav stolen.

Police have warned drivers to remove their sat navs and not to hide them, for example, in the glove compartment.

INFO: Anyone with any information about the latest thefts should contact Ely Police on 0845 4356 4564 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 500 111

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Ely Standard